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« on: March 25, 2018, 04:13:00 PM »

Hotrod magazine in the beginning blames the speedometer gear and I agree to a degree.  The main issue is tuning and bad compression.  It also looks like they bought every part I did for my 408 build in the "bionic build" topic, minus the rods. LOL

http://www.hotrod.com/articles/hot-rod-rescue-dodge-ram-combustion-chamber-meltdown-fix/?sm_id=organic_fb_HRN_trueanthem&utm_campaign=&utm_content=5ab725cb04d3013c6c9acc55&utm_medium=&utm_source=
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2001 Ram QC 1500: 360cid, 2wd, K+N CAI, SCT tune, Autolite AP3923\'s, MP 1.7 rollers, MP pushrods, SST rims, Hypertech coil, 10.2mm wires, Gibson super truck exhaust, 3\" magnaflow cat, modified Y pipe, modified kegger, 3.92 LSD, MSD-6, Transgo shift kit, 4.7L Injectors, Hipotek 52mm TB, (Currently under construction for a 408 build)

POS Chevy Trailblazer 4x4, the 4x4 is the only good part. This thing is a turd.

2007 Chrysler 300 2.7L "Wifes car" No complaints other than it slow. Seems like the more I beat on it the faster it goes.
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« Reply #1 on: March 28, 2018, 02:57:37 PM »

yikes... I have used those heads (not the reboxed Hughes ones,  the regular EQ ones, same thing) a few times, no issues so far......
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« Reply #2 on: March 29, 2018, 04:40:37 AM »

Who knows, but interesting.  Smile
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