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


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Old 02-16-2013, 06:03 PM
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I just placed and order for new headers, flowmaster y pipe, magnaflow muffler, spectre drop in filter and superchips 3865 programmer. I have already got an appointment to have the exhaust installed Thursday and have new 3" pipe ran from the y-pipe to the back. I did the DIY intake mod and I have already noticed improved throttle response from that. Can't wait to get all the new parts on the truck!
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should be a pretty substantial increase in power! Let us know how it goes and take a video of how the exhaust sounds
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Will do. I see in your sig that you dipped all your chrome. Where does one get that done and what is the cost?
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That shoud increase power....Take some pics and post them if you get a chance,.....
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I'll try and snap a few pics of the exhaust and headers during and after installation. I'm not expecting a huge power increase but I'm hoping for maybe 20 rwhp. I just hope all these mods help when I pull my welding trailer.
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You will get more than 20hp. The tuner alone will probably give you that.
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Yea.. you will definitely get more than 20hp. Should be closer to 50-70hp (if i had to guess). and the plasti dip, i bought a few cans at Home Depot and just masked off the areas of my truck and sprayed away lol costed $30 and a few hours of work
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Really? I would have thought 20 rwhp would have been on the high side. 30-40 rwhp and I would be tickled lol.
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The tuner alone will add 18hp and 20lbft on the 91 performance tune. I'd expect 30+ with everything you're doing.
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I was thinking of using the 87 or 89 tune. It's hard to get 91 around my house but 87 and 89 are at every station.
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