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Old 04-23-2014, 07:01 AM   #1
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Chip in a jeep? Need help!

What's up guys, I have a 99 4.0L automatic, I've been looking Into gettin a performance chip but I'm not too sure of what it's gonna do or if it's actually gonna work, any advice if I should go for it and any good brands??
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Old 04-23-2014, 07:24 AM   #2
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Chips and computer mods do work in some vehicles but you will get little to nothing in the TJ.

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Old 04-23-2014, 07:42 AM   #3
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I prefer Boulder Chips for those times when I'm tired and need a performance boost.

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Old 04-23-2014, 08:20 AM   #4
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Put your money in Drivetrain or suspension upgrades a Chip will do little or nothing.
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Old 04-23-2014, 10:12 AM   #5
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All of the above.
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Old 04-23-2014, 10:29 AM   #6
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While a chip can make a small improvement at the drag strip at high engine RPMs and wide open throttle, it won't help anywhere else. Save your $$$.
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Old 04-23-2014, 10:44 AM   #7
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Thanks guys I appreciate the advice, much appreciated! Saved me from spending 300+ on a chip haha

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