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Old 07-12-2014, 09:29 PM
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I have a 1999 dodge ram 1500 5.9 and the engine blew so i got a deal on one out of a 1996 and i know there are some differences but could some one tell me any specific that needs to be changed so it will work with the 99 and run right im using the 99 intake and keeping its wiring harness and thanks
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Old 07-17-2014, 01:34 PM
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Old 07-17-2014, 02:14 PM
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Sort of. #1, do a search for such a thing. I know i have seen many many engine swap threads on here where they have talked about putting an older engine into a 98 or 99. Secondly, try posting this in the second gen section, no one looks here.
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Old 07-17-2014, 11:34 PM
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Just swap the intake, and the rest of the sensors off the current motor, to the new one. Bolt right in, hook right up.
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Old 07-18-2014, 07:32 AM
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Old 07-18-2014, 12:13 PM
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Old 07-18-2014, 02:49 PM
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When you perform the intake swap, be sure to fix the plenum gasket/plate issue on the intake that will ultimately end up on the motor that will be in the truck.
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