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Old 02-26-2011, 08:34 PM
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So I got my Airaid in today and put it on along with a Poweraid throttle body spacer. Now I know that most don't agree with the throttle body spacer and say they do nothing, but I got one anyway. I can fell a slight improvement in performance with both of them, but nothing crazy. I do like the whistle sound that the spacer makes though. Like someone else said in another thread it almost sounds like a blow off valve on a turbo but not quite as loud. Installation was a breeze and the fit and finish of this intake is very good. Overall completely satisfied with everything. Now if they would get us the damn Diablo tuner!!!

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Old 02-26-2011, 08:37 PM
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Nice mod. What's the problem with the Tuner ????
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It looks great I just wonder how well that rubber gasket would seal around the hood. There is no tuner available yet.
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Nice mod. What's the pronlem with the Tuner ????
Tuner not available yet for the 2011's.
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It looks great I just wonder how well that rubber gasket would seal around the hood.
I think it seals pretty good. Tried to peek under as I was closing and it seems to seal it up.
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I wasn't too sure how well it would seal escpecially in HOT weather. So I went with the Volant. Airaid was going to be my first choice though. I'm happy with mine, Hurry up Diablo!!
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They seal pretty good. Thought the 2009+ Tuners were good for the 2011s......
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Not sure about the TBS
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Yeah everything I've read here says the TBS is useless with the Hemi for some reason. It works well with other setups though.
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It would be interesting to see if anyone has DYNO results showing that TBS does nothing in a HEMI. I would be willing to bet there is an increase in HP, but it's to small to feel. Best case if it gives you 5 - 10 HP that would be nearly impossible to feel by seat of the pants in a truck this big.

I have also read that the TBS does nothing in a HEMI, but I am willing to bet that these folks have not tested it to back up thier statements. I could be wrong and if I am please show me.
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