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


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Old 07-14-2010, 01:19 AM
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do they make a difference or is it a waste of money.
ive been hearing they are only a expensive paper weight lol
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From what I've read on here they are no benefit. I'm sure they have a function but likely not for gaining hp or mpg.
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i scored one really cheap, no noticeable difference except for a whistle which i kinda like
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They will lean out your engine just like a CAI will also lean out your engine. With my Volant the Dyno test showed they take away 11tq so Volant quit bypassing the resignator in 2003 to go straight to the throttle body on most models. I have a TBS that I want to install but it will not work with my Volant CAI. I like the whistle also since the Volant dampers sound of a CAI unlike most other CAI's. So for now I have a new Helix Tower Plus paperweight in a box.
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