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Old 11-17-2011, 12:04 AM
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Re: What is needed for a 5.7 swap on a 4.7?

What will they be tuning it with, SCT? Diablo doesnt work for the Jeep 4.7s.

I know its been done on Rams...On those its really is just a matter of dropping the motor in, and tuning. You'll need the Mopar cable TB.

I'd just take a 4.7, swap pistons and rods, regrind the stock cams and boost the snot out of it, but hey, nothing wrong with more cubes...
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Old 11-17-2011, 12:14 AM
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Re: What is needed for a 5.7 swap on a 4.7?

Boost it.

Turbo charging it would be more interesting than just swapping in a HEMI.
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Old 11-17-2011, 12:42 AM
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Re: What is needed for a 5.7 swap on a 4.7?

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All you need is a donor vehicle! Find one that is totaled and remove/replace from there.

What are your end goals for your Jeep?
392 stroker/supercharged.
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Re: What is needed for a 5.7 swap on a 4.7?

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What will they be tuning it with, SCT? Diablo doesnt work for the Jeep 4.7s.

I know its been done on Rams...On those its really is just a matter of dropping the motor in, and tuning. You'll need the Mopar cable TB.

I'd just take a 4.7, swap pistons and rods, regrind the stock cams and boost the snot out of it, but hey, nothing wrong with more cubes...

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Re: What is needed for a 5.7 swap on a 4.7?

Does kenne bell still make the twin screw for the 4.7?

http://www.kennebell.net/supercharge.../47ramsohc.htm
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Re: What is needed for a 5.7 swap on a 4.7?

think that is only for the Ram and Dakota, but I'm not sure
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Re: What is needed for a 5.7 swap on a 4.7?

The KB kit has been discontinued for years, and is too small of a unit to be of any use. Best bet is the adapters and a eaton off of a cobra....
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