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


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Old 04-25-2011, 08:14 PM
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came across this performance chip, they're making some pretty big claims about it, 40+ HP, 4-7mpg gained, etc....just wondering what everyone thinks about it, it is only $69, so im obviously quite skeptical
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if it were that easy Dodge would've done it from the start...especially with the price of gas.
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just say no...just a resistor chip that will fake out the iat sensor into thinking that the air is 20 degrees cooler...
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One word..Junk..
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its a pot of gold if you believe in there advertising worth it just for mpg savings.but most of these chips are as chefred112 said fooling sensors to alter fuel mixtures.
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Not worth it nor does it really tune the engine.

Wanna tune up that engine? Look at SuperChips or, my fave, Diablosport and their Predator programmer.
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