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


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Old 07-02-2010, 02:29 PM
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Thanks everyone thats pretty much what i was thinkin.

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Yeah that definitely doesn't look like it's worth buying almost any cold air that is under $100 usually isn't worth it at all. Let me know if I can help you get one though!
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What can you do for an 07 4.7? Depending price it might be a while before i can get it, right now im just shopping around for the best bang for my buck so to speak.
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The temp of the air or presence of a heat shield doesn't really matter. For every 10 degrees F you will get about 1 more hp out of the engine(@ the fly). A small heat shield isnt going to make or break the deal, its designed to keep the filter clean more than anything. What you're looking for is a way to suck in a higher volume of air with less restriction. THAT is where you will see an improvement, not so much the intake temp. Thats why many intakes have slow rounded bends and a larger diameter. I would stay away from it because of the lack of quality, but that's just me.
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