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


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Old 10-16-2012, 09:29 PM
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So I was looking at getting a CAI and a programmer for my truck, possibly a chip but for some reason I keep failing on finding any for my year. Do you guys recommend any brands on these upgrades for a 02 slt ram 1500? Also anything else you recommend to do?
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Programmer I would go with a superchips flashPaq
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Are volant CAI good or anything better?
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I don't have one yet, but if i get one volant is what I plan on getting
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Ok cool, anything else you recommend or plan on doing to your truck? I do plan on lifting mine as well, but looking at what all to do for performance and better mpgs.
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exhaust if you don't have it. I put a magnaflow 24" on it and I got both performance and mpg out of it (and I have hand calc numbers from both as I am stock at this moment), LED interior lights are awesome (pics here http://www.ramforumz.com/showthread.php?t=123718), If you are a 4x4 you can do a T-bar crank to level your truck out for FREE (minus needing an alignment)
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Have exhaust, I know it's a flow master just not what series, bought truck from someone, need new cat though. Truck is 2wd so I might check out LEDs. Throttle body any good? Or anything else engine wise?
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Just clean your throttle body i would say. That is all I do, and change your spark plugs regularly ( I know my hemi is rated for 30,000 miles).
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Yea I haven't changed my plugs and don't know if the old owner did. I got the truck when it had. 70,000 I have put on 20,000+ since then in a year maybe little more. Truck is DD. what plugs are good?
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I ran NGK 5306 copper. I think it should be same for the 4.7 as the 5.7
Here is a write up a did http://www.ramforumz.com/showthread.php?t=122321
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