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i have a 360 on a 01 dodge ram 1500 I've had a k&n for a while and i came across a throttle spacer at a yard sale for my truck it was 15$ i put it in today what a struggle i had putting my k&n system back on it has a slite whistle but it does feel lighter on take offs and feels better in passing gear too early for gas mi increase ill post later
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Congrats, Have any pics ?
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Let us know if the throttle body spacer makes any difference. I have heard many mixed reviews. At $15 you can't go wrong. Most Spacers do produce a whistling sound.
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congrads on the mods........lets see some pics.......
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how exactly does the spacer work?
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TB spacers dont work on modern engines. They are designed to swirl air to theoretically mix air/fuel more effectively. BUT, the problem here is the air is swirled before fuel is added with these, and then has to follow the intake runners, ridding it of the swirling effect before fuel hits it. All it really does is make a whistling on occassion. So, the best thing about it is you spend money and some idiot might think you are turboed. Otherwise, take it out and use it as a paperweight.
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