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    Long story short. I had cylinder 4 misfire. no rough idle. only a constant check engine light. I took it to dodge and they diagnosed it as I need the camshaft and lifters replaced. I buy the the parts and took it to a mechanic. This mechanic said he fixed it so I paid him for the labor. I start...
  2. Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 Hemi V8
    *Disclaimer- this video is not meant to state misinformation from any other opinions out there regarding this issue or “non-issue”. Only reviewing findings with my specific application. Prior to this I’ve had the last 20k miles worth of used oil analyzed which Blackstone chemistry reports were...
    I have a 2013 ram 1500 5.7 it just recently starting having a rough idle on start up when engaged in reverse the shaking/rough-stutter gets worse. The truck will feel like it is running out of gas when slowing down and stopping at a red light. When accelerating at times it shutters but then...
  4. Gen 4 Dodge Ram
    Hey so I have a 2012 Ram 1500 5.7L. I had to have the motor rebuilt 2 months after buying it (warranty covered it) back in 2019. Shitty MDS ruined the camshaft. So I have had a bad squeaking that I thought was a belt or something but I was completely wrong. My mechanic says they cut corners and...
  5. Gen 4 Dodge Ram
    Hey folks. I’m looking to do a cam swap on my 2017 Ram 5.7L. Looking for the most HP gains with out losing reliability, understanding that I’ll also be looking at swapping out springs and push rods and possibly lifters to keep said reliability. Any useful suggestions would be greatly appreciated.
  6. 5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics
    So I got the dreaded P0305 misfire code yesterday while pulling a C10 on my car trailer. I've had the Hemi tick for a while. What's the likelihood that my camshaft is junk? The truck is a 2500 two wheel drive with 176000 miles on it. Is there a way to check the cam without a teardown?
  7. 5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics
    Just bought a 2012 5.7 hemi with bad lifters/cam replaced lifters, cam, pushrods, etc. got it all back together and it turns over good and almost starts, but won’t start. Thoughts on where I could have gone wrong? Scanner found issues with o2 sensor, catalyst monitor, O2 sensor heater monitor...
  8. Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 Hemi V8
    So my 2013 1500 Laramie 5.7 got the Hemi Tick. I did the whole rigamarole to figure out what was wrong before I brought it in. I have the Fidelity warranty and they are covering the tear down, parts (only Chrysler parts), and man hours BUT the lifters are on back order. Question is anyone who...
  9. 2012 Dodge Ram Forum
    Has anyone used Elgin lifters instead of mopar when replacing the cam and lifters in their truck?
  10. MDS
    Hello! So! To start I have 2009 with hemi . had a Lifter seize and grind down my cam shaft on cylinder 5. So I replaced all lifters and cam shaft with oem parts. I messed up the timing of the cam and crank putting it back together. i put it back together exactly the way it came off. Got...
  11. 5.7L (345 cu in) HEMI V8 Specific Topics
    2011 2500, 89,000 miles Truck developed bad miss under load with check engine light. Took it in, Stealership cleared codes and said "could not dup" They charged me 106.00 for diagnostics (apparently only lubed parts are covered in 5/100,000 powertrain) I picked it up after hours, and as soon as...
  12. Performance Mods - Engine - 5.9 Liter V8
    Just thought I'd post while I waited on some help from CompCams.:wavey: Rebuilding 2000 Ram 1500 4x4 motor, Not looking to soup up just looking to build a good long lasting motor. (first timer here) Curious if anyone knows, - ONE - stock lift is .410? well I shouldn't need springs or...
  13. Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 Hemi V8
    I've decided that I want to install a better camshaft in my hemi. I've heard of people using the 6.2 hemi cam in the 5.7 but I'm not just looking for the lope lol. I want performance! Any ideas on good performance cams that are good for daily drivers and easily tuned.
  14. 4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    I recently bought salvage motor for my 03. My new motor came out of a 03 also. What consists of doing a head and intake swap from a 2008? Also the H.0 grand Cherokee camshaft? Has anyone done this before?
  15. 5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    I'm looking to put a camshaft in my 1998 5.2l v8 and i was looking at a hydraulic roller with around a .500 give or take on intake/exhaust and around a 265 duration. With these specifications should I need to replace anything else like valve springs and what not? Thanks.
  16. Performance Mods - Engine - 5.9 Liter V8
    I am trying to figure out what to do next with my truck for next year :) lol i want to start now so that saving lol eventually i want to convert my 360 into a 408 stroker. I was looking into the crankshafts to do this and they are the same as a good high perf camshaft. I was just curious....what...
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