Holley Kits

Hooker BlackHeart Gen-III Hemi Swap Kit

1987-1996 Dodge Dakota 2WD Truck - Gen-III Hemi Swap Kit

Part # VK090168 Be the first to write a review
Estimated Ship Date: 05/19/2023
Find Similar In-Stock Items
Free Shipping - Lower 48 US States
Your Price
Suggested Retail
Add to Wish List
Create a new list
Notify Me When Available
Starting at $40 a month with Learn More


Vehicle emissions regulations are not applicable to this item.

See Emissions Details
Gen III Hemi Engine Swap Kit Includes the Engine Mounting Brackets BHS544, Transmission Crossmember BHS545, and Transmission Isolator 71223029HKR. Get that Gen III Hemi engine swap started the right way, by using a fully engineered engine mounting system that provides maximum component clearances, and ideal drivetrain geometry. The transmission crossmember is a modular design that uses the same base crossmember with a different transmission mounting bracket for each type of transmission. Order the transmission adapter bracket separately (bolts to Crossmember BHS545): 8HP70 Car Transmission - Order BHS526 8HP70, 8HP90, 9HP75 Transmission - Order BHS585 NAG1 Transmission - Order BHS527 TR6060 Transmission - Order BHS528 545RFE, 46RH, 46RE Transmission - Order BHS529 A727 Transmission - Order BHS530 Tremec TKX (Ford) - Order BHS563 - Use with Bell-Housing RM-8076 These engine mounting brackets fit the K-member on trucks that originally came from the factory w/ a 3.9L V6 or 5.2L V8 engine.


  • Put a Gen III Hemi Engine in Your 1987-1996 Dodge Dakota 2-Wheel Drive Truck
  • Use w/ Gen III Hemi Engines 2003 & Up 5.7L/6.1L/6.2L/6.4L
  • Eliminate the Installation Guesswork and Compatibility Uncertainty That Comes with Using Universal/Adjustable Swap Plate Mounting Methods
  • Superior Design That is Light Weight, Rigid and Has a Clean Appearance
  • Engine Location Eliminates Firewall Modifications
  • Fully Engineered Swap System that Provides Optimized Component Clearances and Drivetrain/U-Joint Operation Angles
  • Welded Steel Construction w/ Black Painted Finish for Durability & Corrosion Resistance
  • Fits Regular Cab, Extended Cab 2-Wheel Drive Trucks
Application1987-1996 Dodge Dakota
Brand Holley Kits
Emission Code6
FinishBlack Paint
Motor TypeChrysler Gen III Hemi
Product TypeEngine & Transmission Mount Kit
545 RFE
TKX Ford
Type of ComponentEngine & Transmission Mount Kit
Part NumberVK090168

Vehicle emissions regulations are not applicable to this item.
Installation of this crossmember requires the use of an adapter bracket that matches your transmission of choice below (available separately). BHS526 - 8HP70 (Car Transmission) BHS585 - 8HP70, 8HP90, 9HP75 BHS527- NAG1 BHS528- TR6060 (Mopar) BHS529- 546RFE/46RH/46RE BHS530- A727 BHS563 - Tremec TKX - use with Bell-Housing RM-8076 Fits trucks that originally came from the factory w/ a 3.9L V6 or 5.2L V8 engine. 1987-1990 Trucks may need to convert to the 1990 front cowl, grill & front fenders for extra engine space for a Gen III Hem Engine Swap. Hellcat Engines Require Custom Oil Pan and Firewall Modifications (intercooler manifold HEMI0005ERL may help since it is shorter in length than the factory intercooler manifold). The Brake Booster Must Be Changed to One that is 8" or Smaller in Diameter.

    Your Review

    *Free Shipping & Handling only offered to the contiguous US on orders over $100, excludes clearance parts and oversized packages.

    Some parts are not legal for use in California or other states with similar regulations.