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


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Just wanted to know if anybody has had any EXP with this brand and or Chip. would love feedback because im looking at buying for my RAM
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Where did you find this chip?

I would have to suggest looking at the Diablosport Predator. Nothing will beat this programmer for our trucks. I say take a look at that before you go forward
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i found a link on here but here is the link i was looking at
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Took a look at it and I do not think it's a good idea. That seems to be very unrealistic what it does. Especialy at the price it is posted at. I think if you get it your not going to be happy with the outcome.

You get what you pay for Its like those chips on Ebay for like $20 that add crazy numbers of HP.

I would say scrap that idea and get a Diablosport Predator. It is a known company and everyone on here runs that, and it works!!!
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Im looking at diablo but cant find any for the 4.7 Flex Fuel. does anyboy have a link for it?
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Ohhh you have a 4.7L. Sorry man didn't notice that! Take a look at superchips cortex for your motor. Thats the best one for you!!!
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this might be a silly question but i am new to tuning trucks. where is the hook up to do the prgraming and once you do it do you need to keep the programer hooked up?
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I think I would pass on that deal. The customer testimonials crack me up on the SLR site. Dru22 just ordered a superchips tuner recently and I'm sure there are others on here that have the superchips that can chime in about it. Hopefully, he will let us know how it's working for him when he gets it installed. Here's the link to that thread if you want to check it out.

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thank you for all of the advice. turns out the power gains arent as much as i hoped. im sorry if i seem dumb bout these things but i just came over to RAM from a Mazda lol. what other things can i do for HP gains. im not worried about towing because i have a Tier 3 towing Package on my RAM. i already have that 3 inch Glasspack thats replacing the stock muffler
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