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Factory Spec: 5.7-liter HEMI® V8 engine - 390 horsepower, 407 lb-ft of torque.


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Old 11-13-2011, 11:39 PM
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Okay so I found this on the internet:

http://www.sprintboostersales.com/de...500&engine=Gas

Then when I was at the dealership, a mechanic turned friend told me he had on installed in his '08 1500 5.7L and it does exactly what it says it does.

Very cool . Since I have the Predator tuner can I do this without having to buy one? Get a custom tune like this or no? I found a dyno on the Island with a fellow who uses the Predator!

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All that module does is electronically shorten the travel of your accelerator pedal. If you push the pedal down say 25% it will tell the computer you've pushed it 40%, meaning you're not improving any performance, just getting to the powerband sooner in the pedal depth. Once you push the pedal to 60% then you would be at WOT, and after that you wont get anything more the further you push the pedal.

Diablo calls this 'throttle boost' and it seriously does nothing for your performance. Click on their 'how it works' link, they even claim it doesn't decrease your 0-60 times or increase performance, but makes the vehicle FEEL faster. Save your money and get better mods, especially since the predator already had this bs function.
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Thanks bud! Appreciate the input.
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Get a real tuner. DiabloSport Predator FTW!!!
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