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


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Old 07-28-2013, 05:23 PM
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Not that it's a huge investment, money-wise... Just wondering if it's worth installing....
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Definitely a worthwhile investment, a noticeable improvement over any CAI.
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There are countless threads in the very topic you're speaking of....
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Your in Florida, so no issue with winter snow and sleet.
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I thought it looked kind of cool but was not impressed with the fit and finish.
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I'm not personally impressed with the performance gains from it. I prefer something that will increase the intake flow velocity to give better mid-top end as compared to a large reservoir. They stopped using intakes like that in the 80s for a good reason.
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I installed mine along with an 87mm TB and im not impressed at all..Made 2 passes yesterday then swapped it out for the stock airbox and 0-70 was identical.Vararams customer service is great however as im sending the intake back to them for a full refund.Talked to steve and his tech for 30min today trying to come up with a solution and even tried a few things but i haven't seen a gain!!
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I'm not personally impressed with the performance gains from it. I prefer something that will increase the intake flow velocity to give better mid-top end as compared to a large reservoir. They stopped using intakes like that in the 80s for a good reason.
Your last sentence raises/makes a good point.
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Something to look at if you think your getting a CAI for some gains.

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I just ordered one from Bully's Performance. I'm not looking for any real gains, I just really like the look of them!
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