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Old 01-05-2012, 08:48 PM
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Hey everyone I just picked up my Ram this weekend and I am already looking into doing some performance upgrades as well as some small stuff to the exterior. First off I think I am going to start with plugs, throttle body spacer, and Intake. But I was wondering if I can get some ideas for brands and mechanic info on what to get and what to stay away from!? Thanks guys I am new to the whole Dodge thing.
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The TBS does not provide any real performance gains in itself so unless you are tapping it for spray or need it for the CAI fitment then i would disregard that mod.
Here are some sites that i use for mods on the performance side.
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I am sure plenty will follow through with their suggestions and valuable input.
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Don't bother with the plugs either...stick w/the factory copper plugs every 30K. Do a quick search of the forum and you'll find that our 4.7 doesn't respond well to the fancy aftermarket plugs (E3's, Platnium +4, etc.) like most motors. I've put an AFE Stage 2 CAI and added a Magnaflow 18" muffler on my 07. I don't know if I've added any real power, and my fuel economy is pretty much the same as before, but man Big Blue definitely sounds bad a$$ now. Anyway, congrats on your new ride and best of luck with the upgrades. Enjoy!
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Wasap men, hi-flow air filter, good quality oil and oil filter, take out your cat converter if you can, or change the Y pipe for and aftermarket one, and a lots of more fun. But i think thats the more unexpensive and better hp-gas benefits
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Bully Dog GT works great for me! More power and more economy. It works best with a cold air intake and true duals. It is really up to you as to what direction you really want to go in.
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