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Old 10-29-2012, 12:07 AM
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Srt8 parts on 5.7

So I have the manifolds right now installed and I just got srt8 mids and cat back coming in the mail from someone on srt8 forum. It's been a pain in the ass getting The exhaust right after the heads and cam went on. I think this will be the final piece to the puzzle since I know my exhaust is restricting me from feeling the gains I should with my tune and internals.

As for the air intake, like I posted before I went back to stock.... But I am considering getting a stock srt8 air intake. Has anyone done this swap? From the pics it looks like a similar air box, but with a larger scoop and straight tube to the throttlebody. Or should I just get the airaid MIT tube and open up the drain on the bottom of my box to allow incoming air. I have the kn drop in.
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Re: Srt8 parts on 5.7

It's the same airbox with a negligibly larger scoop. Many of us on here have done the swap as it's a cheaper and more efficient way of gaining a CAI. All you'll have to do is pull off the stock intake resonator and install the "arm" type CAI, which is plug & play. The IAT fits perfectly and the exterior diameter on the airbox/TB matches the CAI arm. Here's a picture of my setup:
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Re: Srt8 parts on 5.7

Here's a couple of pics of my setup as well
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I did the set easy set up and my Hemi like the SRT8 tube too,better than a CaI .

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Where's the best place to get a hold of that OEM intake pipe from an SRT8?

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Re: Srt8 parts on 5.7

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