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dodge ram engine swaps

New User | Posts: 1 | Joined: 07/10
Posted: 07/01/10
07:22 PM

im looking at buying a 1996 Dodge Ram Sport with the 5.2 V8 -4x4 , with 146k. the truck looks very solid, no rust or major damage, the asking price is $3500- is this a good deal ?

i currently own a 1998 ram with the 5.9 , 4x4 as a parts donor if needed, i would like to know if it is possible to swap out the 5.2 for the 5.9 , and will the tranny's also need to be swapped ?

if anyone knows please let me know  

CodyKallis CodyKallis
Enthusiast | Posts: 533 | Joined: 04/07
Posted: 07/02/10
11:39 AM

I'm not a Mopar fella, but it they're like the Chev 305/350 should be a bolt in.  I'd offer him at most $3000, you can find clean older trucks around with a little bit of searching so if he wont take it you can always look else where.