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Factory Spec: 5.7-liter HEMI® V8 engine - 390 horsepower, 407 lb-ft of torque.


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Old 09-12-2013, 11:33 PM
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Roller cam you don't have to.
Flat tappet cam, I would call manufacture and get their recommendation.
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If it's in your truck, then as stated, none needed.
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I raced a fart can ricer on the way home from my cam install, lol.
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