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


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Old 07-20-2013, 08:13 PM
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Awesome setup for sure, didn't realize that the 392's ran that hot on oil temp, is that with a cooler?? My SRT10 only runs 190* in 100* heat with the AC on(oil and coolant temps)after my 170* therm install and 175-180 other times, thats down from over 200 before.
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That does seem a bit on the warm side to me as well..
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I checked up on multiple SRT sites before my purchase and a 230 degree temp was about the average across the board. And that is with the factory, synthetic 0W-40 oil and a water cooled oil filter mount. Those guys change the thermostat out and run plate/fin coolers up front to get the temps down to that magical 212 number: Enough to flash off water and plenty of range left for a synthetic oil.

What I'm seeing now is exactly what they average, and it's damn near 100 degrees here in New York ever since the swap. If this isn't stress testing my swap I don't know what is!
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i know right, my mouth is still on the ground pouring out droll... ...i looked at this a few days ago lol

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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?
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Question why would you not use the 392 intake instead of the 5.7 and lose that engine cover the 392 intake and half covers just look so much more clean just wondering and did you swap tranny dont think that stock one will hold up.

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Nvm about the intake lol read it on your other post
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I hope the two different intakes dyno the same...that would be awesome. Might be close since they both use active intake runners, just have to wait and see. I I'm wondering how the new HD 392 intake would fair on it? It's set up for our right hand CAI boxes and it looks pretty good. Too bad t's a long way down the road before it hits the market to get a good look at them.
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Well this might get Ralph Guilles attention lol
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