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Old 11-20-2009, 01:25 PM   #1
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what does everyone think about the chips that can help with torque and horsepower and such??

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Old 11-20-2009, 01:32 PM   #2
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Waste of $$$. First, contrary to what their hype might say, they don't help with torque. They only boost the HP a tad when the engine is at wide-open throttle and extremely high rpms like if it were being raced. Around town or on the highway, you won't even notice a chip's presence. By the way, the chip manufacturers are only allowed to legally sell them by restricting their operation to WOT and high rpms.

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ok thanx alot cause that would have been a big waste of money. so basically they are for racing then?
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... so basically they are for racing then?
Since they don't do anything for offroad performance and don't help on the street except for perhaps a teenage street racer, I'd say that is the case.
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Old 11-20-2009, 01:43 PM   #5
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alright thanx alot again!
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