Can a 2016 Ram 5.7 engine work in a 2009 5.7 Ram

Asked by JDNUT Feb 20, 2020 at 11:34 AM about the RAM 1500

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

I can get a low mile 2016 Ram 5.7engine. I need to know if it can be made to  work in my 2009 Ram 5.7, What all needs changed??   Anyone out there done this???

1 Answer

71,945

Check the intake, there may be minor changes, you can always keep your existing intake and install it to the older engine (if there are indeed any changes). This would allow the replacement motor with your current intake to work with your engine computer. It can sometimes be difficult to reflash a newer computer for an older engine.

Your Answer:

RAM 1500 Experts

  • #1
    dandyoun
    Reputation
    1,480
  • #2
    F_O_R
    Reputation
    1,120
  • #3
    Bobbie Burns
    Reputation
    600
View All

Find great deals from top-rated dealers

Search

Related Models For Sale

Used Dodge RAM 1500
11 Great Deals out of 343 listings starting at $3,400

Content submitted by Users is not endorsed by CarGurus, does not express the opinions of CarGurus, and should not be considered reviewed, screened, or approved by CarGurus. Please refer to CarGurus Terms of Use. Content will be removed if CarGurus becomes aware that it violates our policies.