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


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Old 08-10-2012, 07:40 PM
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Anybody seeing a increase in MPG once JBA headers are installed?
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Headers No.
Performance Tq converter Yes.
Change out the stock Y pipe.Yes.
Electric fan 180 stat.Yes.
All showed better mileage.
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x2...the combo should help with mileage...
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Performance Tq converter Yes.
Change out the stock Y pipe.Yes.
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Do you have part numbers for these things?
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I have JBA as well, better MPG's no. But honestly I dont care what kind of gas mileage my truck gets. I drive it hard.. lol Its hard to drive easy when you add performance parts.
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Headers No.
Performance Tq converter Yes.
Change out the stock Y pipe.Yes.
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All showed better mileage.
Do you have to tune your truck after installing all these?
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awesome! glad to hear that, add these to my increasingly growing list of mods once im out of basic training, might be able to squeeze a couple in before I leave in october
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