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


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Old 09-05-2012, 10:49 PM
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Ive got bit by the mod bug something fierce but not really sure what to do next. I have a 2012 express rcsb,pretty much done with the exterior mods (2/4 belltech drop, 22s,tint, tonneau cover, painted calipers)so now im thinking more along the lines of go fast parts... so far i have a k&n intake, true duals with maggies and xpipe, 4.10s, and i should have my 2800 circle d converter in a couple weeks. I think ive pretty much hit all the big stuff that can be done until some type of tuning becomes available. The only two other things i can think of are jba shorties or a fastman tb, both of which are kinda pricey so i figured i would get some real world opinions before i dropped the money on them. Which would be more bang for the buck? Which will compliment the mods i already have the best? thanks for the help guys
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in the same boat man. done almost the same stuff. i guess we just wait for the tuners..
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Tuners are not going to happen

unless you go back to the 2010 software, it could be tweaked
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I have both the fastman and the shorties. To me they were both worth the money. If you search around you can get the JBAs for just about 500 even.
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i will have a fastman tb soon, i picked up a used tb from snrusnak that im going to send off to be ported, that way i dont have any downtime on my truck.. once i get that, the 180 tstat and the 2800 circle d installed i hope it makes a noticable difference.
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