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Gen 3 Section
« on: October 14, 2015 - 10:59:41 am »
Per the request of a few users, a new section for Gen 3 hemi stuff has been created.  Ive moved a few of the more recent topics in there.  We can try this out and see if this more focused organizing is beneficial.  if not we can always undo it




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Re: Gen 3 Section
« Reply #1 on: October 14, 2015 - 09:50:10 pm »
Cool.

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Re: Gen 3 Section
« Reply #2 on: December 04, 2015 - 11:46:45 pm »
Awesome!

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Re: Gen 3 Section
« Reply #3 on: April 05, 2016 - 12:44:47 am »
Ok so I'm in the planning stages right now. I've got a 5.7 gen3 long block That I want to stroke to a 6.4. I would like to make 500 to 550 hp with similar torque. Planning on Fitech efi carb rated to 600 ponies. It's going in a 73 Cuda with a 360 and a a518 trans(2500 stall) and 391 gears. Probably gonna change trans to a a500(2500-3000 stall) trans with lockup. What cam, piston, comp ratio and head work to achieve this on 91 pump gas?

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Re: Gen 3 Section
« Reply #4 on: January 03, 2017 - 01:01:53 pm »
I am going to pick up a 6.1 hemi this weekend for my 70 barracuda build. is there any how to forums or forums that list out all the mods I will have to do. ive been looking for a write up on this but have not had any luck. thanks in advanced. casey

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Re: Gen 3 Section
« Reply #5 on: January 03, 2017 - 03:09:58 pm »

There is lots of information online, I spent 6 months reading. (and I'm still asking questions..)
My 6.1 is not in my car yet (no time, I work too much).
Here is a few good articles and forum links.


http://www.hotrod.com/articles/ccrp-0905-hemi-engine-swap-guide/


http://board.moparts.org/ubbthreads/ubbthreads.php/topics/47370/1.html


Go in to the Gen 3 Hemi swap section here on the forum and ask if there is anything you wanna know, there is always someone with answers.
http://www.cuda-challenger.com/cc/index.php?board=61.0


..and welcome, good luck with your project, don't forget to start a build thread and add pictures.
/ Ken
Restoration thread: http://www.cuda-challenger.com/cc/index.php?topic=102525.0
topic=108917.new#new

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Re: Gen 3 Section
« Reply #6 on: January 03, 2017 - 07:25:43 pm »
I am going to pick up a 6.1 hemi this weekend for my 70 barracuda build. is there any how to forums or forums that list out all the mods I will have to do. ive been looking for a write up on this but have not had any luck. thanks in advanced. casey

FABO also has a sub-forum, as well as Moparts. Various users can help you get going. The FaceBook group "G3 Hemi Swap" is also pretty active.
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Re: Gen 3 Section
« Reply #7 on: January 03, 2017 - 11:51:22 pm »
Per the request of a few users, a new section for Gen 3 hemi stuff has been created.  Ive moved a few of the more recent topics in there.  We can try this out and see if this more focused organizing is beneficial.  if not we can always undo it

So is the Gen 3 Hemi Swaps going to be a sub-section of this sticky or vise versa?

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Re: Gen 3 Section
« Reply #8 on: February 21, 2018 - 12:51:03 pm »
New to the forum and looking forward to all the events and learning's we can share.  I have wrapped up buying all the items needed to install the SRT 392 motor into my '73 Cuda.  Just so you know this is the tally.
Item   Category   Description   Mfg   Mfg ID   Cost
1   Fuel   Performance Gas lines and connections   Russel via Jegs   various   $400
2      Corvette gas line Filter   Amazon   GF822   
3      EFI gas tank   Holley Sniper EFI   19-136   $580
4      Gas tank tubing   Year One   FD43956, A0707, FD4182, FN7074CUDA   $200
5   Drive line   392 Hemi crate motor   Mopar Performance      $9,800
6      Cold air intake         $400
7      Power Steering         
8      Transmission   Silver Sports   A41   $5,600
9      Starter   Powermaster XS   9523   $350
10      Radiator   Radiator Supply House   Graveyard   $1,250
11   Exhaust   Complete exhaust system   TTI Exhuast   TTI61HC-C4   $2,100
12   Electrical   Repalcement OEM Wiring   Year One   Cuda   $1,000
13      Tachometer   Speed Hut   GR2-TACH-02   $130
14      Led Lights   Sylvania   various   $70
15   Brakes   Four wheel disc   Wilwood   Cuda   $2,300