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Old 12-16-2012, 01:27 AM
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Default Throttle response and HP

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Originally Posted by Parker420 View Post
I just bought a 2013 Laramie 5.7.....Was thinking of adding a cold air intake. I know nothing about this....more HP sure....what can I expect out of MPG? Driving normal of course. And which one do you suggest?

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Steve

Steve the percentage of HP increase (6-10) sort of thing won't blow your mind. You'll notice a much better throttle response, better breathing at high altitudes (something over looked as a positive CAI feature) and expect to pick up around 1.5 mpg (ish). You'll hear a little more zing zing at throttle loads - and the S&B intake photo'd & posted appears to have a nice direct intake tube.
You won't go wrong with any aftermarket CAI. I have a strong preference for the "double stack" filter type, as opposed to the plastic cap.
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