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Old 02-26-2010, 11:17 AM
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how does your Y pipe look? if it's the pinched piping you should change that.. it's a big bottleneck..
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I noticed the same thing at first when I installed mine. When I want to lay some rubber, turn the tow / haul on, and kick it over to manual shift, huge difference, but watch your fuel disapear. Dont worry about shifting, it will do it automatically, its awesome to be cruising at 60kph in 2nd and stomp on it and take off.
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Is everyone running the 93 octane tune? I only ask b/c the supplied tunes are 87, 91, 93and the gas here in FL is 87, 89, 93 making the mid-grade tune useless to me.
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I run the 91 since it's almost impossible to find 93 where I am. You can run any tune provided you have an equal/higher octane rating in your tank.
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I run the 91 since it's almost impossible to find 93 where I am. You can run any tune provided you have an equal/higher octane rating in your tank.
That's what I figured. No point in loading the 91 tune and buying 93 octane. My Predator just showed up today so I think I will try the 87 tune out for a tank or two. I've always filled up with 89 like Dodge recommends so I'll just stick with that for the 87 tune. Later on I'll try the 93 tune and see if the difference is worth it.
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They say you should be getting 20hp and 20ft/lbs to the wheels with the predator.

If you think you installed it right i think you need to do it again. This is really boggliing my brain haha
Does it matter what octane you use? I'm using 93
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I've noticed that, as you go up in octane ratings and the tune, it gets better.
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I'm wondering if I should change anything on the tune. I don't WOT very often(except to hear the CAI and Muffler), I don't tow or haul, and I drive about 5 miles of interstate a day.
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does your volant intake go down to the fog light. i understand the idea of removing the foglight but it will look stupid with just one light. haha which intake did u get. Part #?
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does your volant intake go down to the fog light. i understand the idea of removing the foglight but it will look stupid with just one light. haha which intake did u get. Part #?
I didn't remove anything except for the old intake.
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