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Old 11-01-2010, 09:28 AM
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Cool Anyone else's tb spacer whistles?

Is there anyone that has a tb spacer that whistles? lol mines only whistles between 1700-2500 RPM approx. Evryone I talk to that has one say theirs doesnt whistle. At one point I thought I had a air leak, bad gasket on spacer or loose tb bolts but they all check out fine.
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I don't think i've ever heard a throttle body spacer that doesn't whistle. I know mine does it also from about 1500-2500 rpm's.
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Old 11-01-2010, 11:50 AM
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WTH? really! what a relief! did you feel any slight gains with it?
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I've never used one, but my friends ford has one and it whistles too. I've heard that TB spacers are kinda useless, but I've never had one on my truck.
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I put my K&N CAI on at the same time with the TB spacer so I can't say for sure if it improved performance or not. I know there mainly used for guys who run nitrous set ups. I kind of like the whistle it has to it, a lot of people think it's a turbo under the hood.
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I'm wondering if you have found any benefit in having the spacer? Most feel its a waste of $$.
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Cool I Cant believe ppl say its a waste of $$$

I definitely feel a diffrence when I open her up when rolling 45-55mph and jump to 85-95 faster than before. Its not a huge gain but like I said before its a step in the right direction!
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I definitely feel a diffrence when I open her up when rolling 45-55mph and jump to 85-95 faster than before. Its not a huge gain but like I said before its a step in the right direction!
Oh, I bet it would definitely help with a ported throttle body. It'll really get that air and fuel moving
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