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Factory Spec: 4.7-liter V8 engine - 310 horsepower, 330 lb-ft of torque.


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Old 10-04-2012, 02:09 AM
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Just wondering if anyone knows any aftermarket parts or tips to make my truck faster. Im running SC Flashpaq, Airraid CAI and TB spacer. The only thing im not interested in doing is the exhaust right now so if anyone has any ideas ide be glad to hear them!
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An engine is just a gas powered air pump. In order to make more power, you have to move more air in and out. The next logical step for you is exhaust, because until you uncork it, other mods won't be as effective.
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^exhaust x2.

why don't you want to do the exhaust? Your name is ironic if that's the case.....
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u should at least do a muffler, and to ultimately breathe better u need to address the cats and the y pipe as that is a big restriction for flow and power
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How about an aftermarket torque converter like Edge or a performance transmission from PATC?
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how much am i lookong at for the torque converter roughly?

And just with the exhaust ill dump so much money in haha, I do got a flowmaster 44 muffler on it and love the sound. If I was to do the exhaust system what would you guys reccomened at the cheapest cost?
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hey i agree with Gantman :-) i payed roughly 600$ for my custom built torque converter from edge racing.. then 350$ to install. Totally worth the investment.

Im not sure the reason behind you avoiding exhaust but have you looked into electronic cut outs?? They open a valve in your exhaust when its "race time" and allow air to flow out before the muffler therefore creating a straight through exhaust with just the flip of a switch. Then when its all done you can switch it back which closes it and you will have your stock exhaust back. Really cheap and really easy to install
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weight is the biggest enemy of acceleration......and removing it is free. Just Sayin.
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