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post #1 of 3 Old 01-12-2013, 03:20 AM Thread Starter
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Hemi Block Heater install

During the Hemi swap, I noticed this deep hole in the driver's side of the block and always wondered what the purpose was. Well, as I was looking into engine block heaters for my JK, I found this on a 2012 Ram (82212497). Looks like you can get it anywhere between 85-100 bucks.



Straight forward install, pull the starter and bolts right in. Comes with a harness that is plenty long to get out to the front bumper.




Warm startups on those frosty mornings
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post #2 of 3 Old 04-19-2014, 10:55 AM
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Looks a lot easier than it was on the 3.8. Draining everything, knocking out the freeze plug and then putting everything together is a pain in the ass.

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do you need to remove a freeze plug during install?
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