can i swap a 5.2 318 transmission with a 3.9 L transmission? both trucks are dodge 1500 just one is a v8 and the other is a v6.

Asked by Feb 26, 2014 at 04:22 PM about the 2001 Dodge Ram 1500 4 Dr SLT Quad Cab LB

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which engine does your truck have? the transmissions are different. if you have the v6, I might do the swap because that would give you a stronger transmission. if your truck has the v8, I would not put the weaker v6 trans in it.

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I have a Ram 1500 3.9 l v6. Giting ready to put a 318 down in it. Will it bolt up to the 3.9 tran

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