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Factory Spec: 5.7-liter HEMI® V8 engine - 390 horsepower, 407 lb-ft of torque.


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I was just wondering what kind of difference it makes and whether or not its worth purchasing
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It will help weigh your documents down when you have your windows open.
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Makes a great coaster for your beer.
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No, they are not worth it. I have one and it is just workbench bling now. Looks nice but that is it.
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Do some searches, as I did when I was thinking of getting one, theres not much possitive feed back on them. Your money would be better spent on something else.
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buy a tank of gas instead..........
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Makes a cool whistle noise, other then that they are scrap metal
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My Mopar CAI came with one for the kit, and I hate it. I dont find the whistle cool at all, and I dont think it does anything. I just painted mine yellow to match the truck under the hood and thats bout it. Save your money, or take the cash and buy one of them underdrive pulleys they are what a 100 bucks more?
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agreed. if anything, i think the one i had on 5.2 worsened my throttle response.
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