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


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Old 10-29-2012, 01:49 PM
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Hey all, new to the forum and first post. I'm new to the Hemi world and was wondering what brand and kind of chip will give me better mileage (1st) and more power(2nd)? Any warranty problems with chips? I'll be adding CAI but that I can figure out. 2012 5.7 Hemi, Express Crew Cab 4x4. Your help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Sean
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Hi sean, and welcome to the Z. Glad to have you here.

I see you have a 2012 so right now tuners are not out for them yet. They are supposed to be out after SEMA in bullydog and diablo trinity I believe
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Thanks, I'll get the CAI done while I'm waiting. Thanks, Sean
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We're all in the same boat buddy. We're all waiting on chips to buy and getting other stuff untill they come out..lol
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With me just looking for a little better gas mileage and a little more power and not to concerned with tuning for the strip. The truck is just used for pulling the boat and hauling once in awhile, wouldn't I be ok with one of the less expensive chips out there already? If so, what brand? I'm sure there are some scam ones out there but I'm sure you all could point me in the correct direction. Thanks again, Sean
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With me just looking for a little better gas mileage and a little more power and not to concerned with tuning for the strip. The truck is just used for pulling the boat and hauling once in awhile, wouldn't I be ok with one of the less expensive chips out there already? If so, what brand? I'm sure there are some scam ones out there but I'm sure you all could point me in the correct direction. Thanks again, Sean
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Good to know, thanks. I guess I'll just have to wait like everyone else for Diablo to finish the 2012 tuner. thanks, Sean.
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