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


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Old 01-10-2013, 12:08 PM
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Does upgrading to an 85 TB from stock help you gain MPG's or do you lose a few to gain HP? thanks, Sean
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My moes 87mm tb will be here tomorrow so I can't really say whether or not you gain any gas mileage but I'm sure the ones that have upgraded would say they've enjoyed the extra power and haven't had a chance to see if they have gained any or stayed the same. Once I get mine installed I'll be doing a write up on it. If I notice a gain in mpg it will be a bit off since I do have a bullydog tuner also. either way it's a great upgrade.
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Its all in the way you drive. If you can keep your foot out of the throttle, you shouldnt see any difference in MPG. If you drive more aggressive, then you will probably see a loss in MPG.
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Its all in the way you drive. If you can keep your foot out of the throttle, you shouldnt see any difference in MPG. If you drive more aggressive, then you will probably see a loss in MPG.
At my age, I'm done with Drag Racing and flying down the freeway. Just an average driver now
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