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Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 03-08-2014, 01:00 AM
Replies: 5
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Posted By RamTex
Its as simple as replacing the connectors

Its as simple as replacing the connectors
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 09-03-2013, 05:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,371
Posted By RamTex
Sick can wait to see a working finished product...

Sick can wait to see a working finished product wish we had the option factory for one of these...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 08-28-2013, 04:24 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,820
Posted By RamTex
That looks awesome if you want it to be even more...

That looks awesome if you want it to be even more stealthy paint it matte black the intercooler that is.
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 08-09-2013, 01:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,187
Posted By RamTex
Been using HEMIFEVER tunes for a few years now...

Been using HEMIFEVER tunes for a few years now and this is exactly the kind of guy he has always been. Never once has he not emailed me back or not been able to answer a question i had. If your on...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 08-06-2013, 12:39 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 18,743
Posted By RamTex
The 6.4 crank isnt forged though right?

The 6.4 crank isnt forged though right?
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 08-02-2013, 12:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 444
Posted By RamTex
What is it like 390hp and 405 tq? Remember though...

What is it like 390hp and 405 tq? Remember though thats at the crank not the wheels. More like 290-300 at the wheels.
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 08-02-2013, 11:30 AM
Replies: 217
Views: 18,743
Posted By RamTex
Is the 6.1 crank forged i cant remember?

Is the 6.1 crank forged i cant remember?
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 08-01-2013, 03:53 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 452
Posted By RamTex
Updated Engine Bay Pic

Updated photo of my new Arrington fuel rails and braided stainless steel hose and all black fittings from jegs
...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 08-01-2013, 02:44 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 13,569
Posted By RamTex
Damn why the hell have i been calling the Timing...

Damn why the hell have i been calling the Timing cover a crank case this whole time... I need to lay off the booze...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 08-01-2013, 02:35 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 13,569
Posted By RamTex
Yeh thats the least of your worries when trying...

Yeh thats the least of your worries when trying to convert to one of those manifolds a whole myriad of things will need to be changed like he said.

I was just saying that some folks might assume...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 08-01-2013, 02:08 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 13,569
Posted By RamTex
The nozzle of the manifold makes a 45 degree turn...

The nozzle of the manifold makes a 45 degree turn to the drivers side our alternator is located right there. The alternator must be moved, the only way to move it is to install an LX style Timing...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 08-01-2013, 01:56 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 13,569
Posted By RamTex
They will need a 392 Crank Case our altenator is...

They will need a 392 Crank Case our altenator is in the way along with the fuse box and AC lines...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 08-01-2013, 12:21 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 13,569
Posted By RamTex
QUOTE=InDeepWaterBlue;1164812]Curious though, why...

QUOTE=InDeepWaterBlue;1164812]Curious though, why would a truck have more power loss in the drivetrain? A 4x4 sure thanks to the transfer case for one, but I would think an R/T Ram would be just the...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 07-31-2013, 01:30 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 18,743
Posted By RamTex
Im just glad your going forged i dont trust the...

Im just glad your going forged i dont trust the hypereutectics we got from the factory.

One thing i would have your machinist look at is your core shift. Mine fixed the core shift on my block, he...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 07-31-2013, 12:53 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 13,569
Posted By RamTex
Good luck dude im pulling for you! If it doesnt...

Good luck dude im pulling for you! If it doesnt reflect the numbers you want on the dyno then take it to the track and see how she does. That will give you a good idea for how much hp you have.
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 07-30-2013, 04:07 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 18,743
Posted By RamTex
This is what i keep telling folks and i just cant...

This is what i keep telling folks and i just cant get through to them... And is why im trying to make it clear to anyone tring to do some fairly extreme stuff to one of these VVT motors. Is take my...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 07-30-2013, 03:52 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 18,743
Posted By RamTex
Oh well you dont plan on doing much more to your...

Oh well you dont plan on doing much more to your motor anyways right? Are you sure its VVT?? Is the block a vvt block? One way to know for sure is if you reused your timing set, cam phaser, cam, cam...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 07-30-2013, 03:45 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 18,743
Posted By RamTex
Right now it is due to the cam phaser and tuning,...

Right now it is due to the cam phaser and tuning, those are the limiting factors of the VVT motor. I want to see someone who has actually successfully installed a very agressive cam on a RAM with a...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 07-30-2013, 02:01 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 18,743
Posted By RamTex
Im just speaking the truth with well known facts...

Im just speaking the truth with well known facts that everyone should know by now. Pre vvt motors are just better and the timeslips prove it... Im not saying that you can't make a VVT motor fast i...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 07-30-2013, 01:50 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 18,743
Posted By RamTex
Thats was smart right there!

Thats was smart right there!
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 07-30-2013, 12:34 PM
Replies: 217
Views: 18,743
Posted By RamTex
Just swap to a pre vvt block... Everyone's doing...

Just swap to a pre vvt block... Everyone's doing it! Well not everyone... :) I think the advantages of a pre VVT block out way whatever avantages you think you will get with a VVT motor... Show me a...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 07-25-2013, 03:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 800
Posted By RamTex
I dont understand why one would want to spend...

I dont understand why one would want to spend hard earned cash on hopes and dreams if you want a tuner just buy a Diablo it litterally is the end all be all only choice tuner to buy anything else is...
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 07-25-2013, 02:18 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 13,569
Posted By RamTex
Did you upgrade the Torque Converter? If not then...

Did you upgrade the Torque Converter? If not then why???
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 07-23-2013, 03:13 PM
Replies: 177
Views: 13,569
Posted By RamTex
Talk about a price tag on that thing damn.... I...

Talk about a price tag on that thing damn.... I didnt pay near that... Coarse i did all the labor minus the machine work. What cam is in it?
Forum: Custom Dodge Ram Performance Mods - Engine - 5.7 HEMI V8 07-12-2013, 05:11 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,801
Posted By RamTex
Make sure you guys write down every detail of...

Make sure you guys write down every detail of this build and document what you had to do to make it work knowledge is great to pass on i would love to see how it turns out even if its a year out.
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