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Old 07-22-2010, 12:37 AM
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looking at the super chips, it doesn't say anything about better fuel milage, will i get better milage??? if so, how much?
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I got a couple mpg more on the highway. It was like 2 mpg better on my 2002. I never tried the economy setting. I slays had it on 91 octane. Then I put 4.56 gears and gained some in town. Don't remember how much better. Also did good on the highway at 65. Any higher and mpg Would go down. Acceleration is a lot better and it holds speeds on hills.
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I didn't compare them to anything. He stated he has a 4x4. Sorry for the confusion.

Super chips 3865 would be your best bet for a tuner.
Oh, ok. My bad. I think if he doesn mainly in town driving that gears would help but they would hurt overall economy if he spends a lot of time at highway speed. The big 3 will help all the time and that's why I think they're the best bang for the buck.
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I'm with almost everyone else in here. One thing though, is that not everyone see's the same results, MPG wise, from the CAI's and exhaust. Gears would be a wise investment, but I believe you would be paying anywhere from $200-$400 for new gears.
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