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Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 Yesterday, 04:03 PM
Replies: 47
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Posted By roo
One thing to consider is a basically stock Ram...

One thing to consider is a basically stock Ram with the top speed limiter turned off will do over 140 mph. This in itself takes a pretty good amount of power.
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 09-27-2014, 09:10 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,412
Posted By roo
And 395 is in a lab test cell with very tightly...

And 395 is in a lab test cell with very tightly maintained intake air temp, pressure and humidity. Fuel temps, oil and coolant will all be monitored and controlled very closely also.
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 09-27-2014, 08:47 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,412
Posted By roo
So you think it injects fuel like a diesel????...

So you think it injects fuel like a diesel???? You my friend are the one who needs to do some research, you are so far off on the process of gasoline direct injection. Actual injection occurs during...
Forum: 2013 Dodge Ram Forum 09-27-2014, 08:38 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 545
Posted By roo
My arm isn't long enough to really reach the arm...

My arm isn't long enough to really reach the arm rest. I'm glad my 13 Express has a little padding on the door sill, my 12 Tradesman didn't.:smiledown:
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 09-27-2014, 08:07 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,412
Posted By roo
GM has been dealing with this on their 3.6 V6,...

GM has been dealing with this on their 3.6 V6, also timing chain problems due to soot in the oil. It helps with high load operation suppressing knock but has it's drawbacks to, IMO. In Europe they...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 09-24-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,412
Posted By roo
BS it allows a slightly higher compression ratio...

BS it allows a slightly higher compression ratio due to charge air cooling, it also washes the oil off of the cylinder walls and creates soot in the oil. Peak horse power can improve because of the...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 09-19-2014, 11:01 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 465
Posted By roo
Great job, I'm not a fan of engine covers but...

Great job, I'm not a fan of engine covers but that looks really nice. If they came like that from the factory I would have left mine on! Have you spent some time with plastic scale models, I have...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 09-19-2014, 10:01 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,412
Posted By roo
What does DI have to do with a peaky power curve?...

What does DI have to do with a peaky power curve? A new R/T ran a very low 14 at 99 mph. How much hp does it take for a 5000 pound truck to do this?
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 09-10-2014, 10:20 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,412
Posted By roo
Car company's have gotten in a lot of trouble...

Car company's have gotten in a lot of trouble lately for giving wrong hp numbers, Ford DOHC 4.6 Cobras, Toyota, Honda to name a few. Quite a few power figures had to be changed, this led to GM SAE...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 09-10-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,412
Posted By roo
TJ, My thoughts exactly, stock 4x4 crew cabs...

TJ,
My thoughts exactly, stock 4x4 crew cabs running low 15's and high 14's! That was 3600lb 383 Magnum Super Bee and Road Runner territory back in the 60's. The torque management on these trucks...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 09-09-2014, 07:57 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 467
Posted By roo
I have a RC Express with a 3.91 limited slip...

I have a RC Express with a 3.91 limited slip diff. It is almost comical how easy it breaks the tires loose on a 1-2 upshift, half throttle will bark the tires on a 1-2 shift. The 93 tune is night and...
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 09-09-2014, 01:36 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,834
Posted By roo
Please explain how type of fuel causes spark...

Please explain how type of fuel causes spark knock at a no load idle condition.
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 09-09-2014, 06:49 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 887
Posted By roo
hydrex, 14.20's is really haulin for a 4x4...

hydrex,

14.20's is really haulin for a 4x4 QC!:smiley_thumbs_up: Good runs Gothemi in such crappy weather conditions!
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 09-07-2014, 12:12 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,834
Posted By roo
I've used Mobil 1 one since day one, that was...

I've used Mobil 1 one since day one, that was 60,000 miles ago. I think the fact they they don't offer the specific wt. that the SRT cars require is the lack of recommendation by Chrysler for Mobil...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 09-06-2014, 09:36 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,778
Posted By roo
Sent you a PM.

Sent you a PM.
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 09-05-2014, 10:29 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,083
Posted By roo
Do they come with anything else than a HEMI????

Do they come with anything else than a HEMI????
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 09-04-2014, 06:05 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,955
Posted By roo
The traction control almost got me stuck in some...

The traction control almost got me stuck in some slippery mud. I actually needed some wheel spin to crawl out of it and the gas pedal lost all response, the engine would hardly go above idle. I...
Forum: 2014 Dodge Ram Forum 09-01-2014, 10:13 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,800
Posted By roo
Ask for the painted 20"X8" wheels that are the...

Ask for the painted 20"X8" wheels that are the base wheel on the Express. I had to really look to find one without the chrome clad wheels, I really like the look of the painted wheels.
Forum: 2013 Dodge Ram Forum 08-31-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,194
Posted By roo
Can't speak for a RAM with a Pentastar but we...

Can't speak for a RAM with a Pentastar but we just turned in a Charger SE rental after almost a month with the 5 speed and I was very impressed with that car. Excellent power and about 30mpg on the...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 08-24-2014, 07:59 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,778
Posted By roo
Sweet, gonna give it a go this morning.

Sweet, gonna give it a go this morning.
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 08-20-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,778
Posted By roo
It will probably be Saturday before I can play...

It will probably be Saturday before I can play with it again, too bloody hot when I get off work at the end of the day.
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 08-19-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,778
Posted By roo
Congrats toomuch, I haven't done it yet but...

Congrats toomuch,

I haven't done it yet but I think it is in the "advanced tune" feature. Are you pleased with the results so far, how about the transmission performance?
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 08-18-2014, 08:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 363
Posted By roo
So true hydrex, I had 64 Grand Prix that had a...

So true hydrex, I had 64 Grand Prix that had a 389 tri power, Ram Air III cam, close ratio T-10, 3.42 posi that ran 14.80's at 101.
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 08-18-2014, 07:55 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,981
Posted By roo
Thanks Nick!

Thanks Nick!
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 08-17-2014, 07:04 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,981
Posted By roo
Toomuch, I have 3.92's and a limited slip...

Toomuch,

I have 3.92's and a limited slip with the stock 20's and it will really break them loose on a 1-2 shift. Totally surprised me, throttle response seems almost like an old mechanical...
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