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Default Larger intake manifold?

I am going ahead and ordering the 50mm throttle body. Should be here in a few days and I can't wait. Curious, though, wouldn't the Intake manifold holes where the TB mounts up have to be larger also?? Aren't they the same stock size as the stock TB on the 5.2?
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Very most likely yes. That's why I mentioned at least porting out the intake to match. Larger throttle body bores won't do much if they still have to flow through holes in the intake that are too small. You might see what the guy who sells those has to say about that.
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