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  1. 2500 5.7 to 6.4 Swap

    HD RAM - GENERAL DISCUSSION
    i own a 2016 2500 5.7 i am wanting to do a 6.4 swap. All the blocks i’ve seen for sale have the 8th digit as a J my 8th digit on my truck is a T. Does this matter? Would it still work?
  2. Possible to swap 2006 3.7 to 5.7?

    Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 Hemi V8
    Hello folks! aside from my introduction post, this is my first on topic post. I have a 2006 1500 3.7 5 speed, and love it! however, I own a welding shop and would like more pulling power........ na that's a lie (at least the pulling power part) I just want more power and speed! LOL 0-60 in 12...
  3. 3rd gen 4.7 to 5.7 swap

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    My 4.7 has high miles and just doesn't have enough power so I'm looking at engine swaping to the 5.7l. It's gonna be hard but what all should I be ready for? I'm probably going to get a donor truck that's been wrecked for real cheap and transfer everything over. What all should I be ready for...
  4. newbie to the site but not to the field but need help!!!!!!

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    hi I'm Spyke and I just recently purchased a 1998 Dodge ram 1500 Laramie extended cab 2wd. drive it for a few weeks motor blew up two cracks in it pulled that bought another magnum 5.2L reinstalling it back into the vehicle my first question is how do I prime the oil pump had the pan off add to...
  5. dakota 4.7 swap to Dodge Ram 1500

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    Found a 16 tooth 4.7 out of 2000 dakota to go in my 2002 dodge ram 1500. My question is what all has to be changed out on engine (manifolds, throttle body...etc.) so it will work in the Ram 1500? Thx in advance
  6. Help! 97 dodge ram 5.9 v8 starting after 2 years

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    Hey guys! I'm kinda new here so i'm sorry if this post has been made already, feel free to point me in the right direction. Okay so here is my predicament that I would love help with and any guidance. I have a ram with the 5.9 v8 and 46RE auto trans that I am just now getting time to put...
  7. new guy just got some questions.

    3.7L Slant 6 Specific Topics
    Alright so my question is, is there a bolt on kit to swap an 82 d150 /6 out for a carbed 4.3 and 700r4??? my /6 is just to slow and i have a fresh built 4.3 waiting to be put into something.
  8. Engine stalls (too many possibilities as to why)-Engine swap + Cammed

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    I will attempt to keep this novel as short as possible; I bought the truck knowing it had issues. had a 318, 17x,xxx miles. 318 ran fine other than knocks, ticks, and oil consuming, and lean gas.(this doesn't sound fine until I explain the 360) I had a hefty tax return so I decided to rebuild...
  9. 03 Ram 4.7 options.

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    Hey all! I'm new to this forum and have been searching and reading through whatever I could find in the 3rd gen 4.7 section, but am needing some reassurance before I go out and purchase a motor from a local salvage yard. First question I had was what years will be a direct swap(if I have...
  10. 318 magnum into 1987 Dodge Ram

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    Basically, I needed to know if the magnum engines (318, 360) will swap into a 1987 Dodge Ram W150 that has a 318? And if so, what should I expect in the way of new parts and other things to make it work? Thanks in advance for replies.
  11. 4.7 to 5.7 change?

    LD RAM - General Discussion
    I have a 4.7L v8 2002 with a 4 speed transmission, and I'm looking at replacing the engine soon due to it having more than 200,000 miles and it just doesn't run as good as it used to.(it still can get up and go, but after racing my friends 05 with the hemi, I realized how much of a difference...
  12. engine swap for power

    5.7L V8 Specific Topics
    hey guys, a few years down the road most likely i would like to swap my 5.7L out of my 04 1500. i want a lot of power! i have thought about a crate supercharged 426. how hard would that be? i have tried to look for a popular engine swap for my truck but have only found posts of guys putting in...
  13. Motor swap

    Performance Mods - Engine - 3.7 Liter V6
    Hello everyone, I have a 2003 dodge ram single cab, and yes it's a v6. I'm getting tired of the v6 sound so I'm trying to find out what do I need to do the swap. I found a 1998 5.2 very cheap. It was 400 and the transmission 400 I just know that I need to change the transmission the...
  14. 2007 4.7 engine swap for 2012 4.7

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    I want to put a 2012 4.7 in my 2007 Ram 1500. It has 4.7 in it now. Is possible without to much trouble?
  15. 1999 3.9 v6 to 2003 5.7 hemi engine swap

    Custom Dodge Ram - Complete Builds
    So, I have a 1999 single cab 1500 with the 3.9 v6 and I want to swap the engine with a 2004 5.7 hemi! I know that it's not a straight swap and that I'll need a transmission, computer, and cooling system to match the new engine. What I need to know, and what I'm asking, is what else do I need...
  16. Go Big or Go Home

    Performance Mods - Engine - 4.7 Liter V8
    Can you replace a 2002 dodge ram 1500 4.7l engine with a srt8 engine??? :4-dontknow:
  17. overheated...

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    i have an 05 ram 1500 with the 4.7 non flexfuel and today it overheated to the point of not running. i was able to reset the computer enough to get the truck home but with a significant power decrease. also has been losing MPG and power since i bought the truck the oil is clean and so is the...
  18. 5.9 LOSS of power..

    5.9L V8 Specific Topics
    I have a 99 Ram 1500 4x4 with 5.9 in it. When I first bought the truck I had to do an engine swap because the long block was bad. After changing the engine out for the junk yard engine I started it up and now this engine ticks from the top instead of bottom.So the owner of junk yard gave me a...
  19. Newb need help with engine swap

    4.7L PowerTech V8 Specific Topics
    Hey guys I have a question.I have a 2002 Ram 1500 with a 4.7l and I was wondering if anyone has done a 4.7 l to a 5.7l hemi engine switch? If so about how much did it cost you for the whole thing I know you will need new wiring kit and motor mounts, and I’m not to what else I will need? I need...
  20. 87 Ram 318 to 360 Swap.

    5.2L V8 Specific Topics
    I just need some general info on this. I will be getting a donor motor from an 89 Jeep Wagoneer that has the 360. The Ram originally had the 318. Other than that my biggest concern is if the trans from the Ram will bolt up to the 360. Don't know a whole helluva lot about these trucks, but Im...
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