Thoughts on Performance Chips??? - Jeep Wrangler Forum
Jeep Wrangler Forum

Go Back   Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ Jeep Wrangler Forum > TJ General Discussion Forum

Join Wrangler Forum Today


Reply
 
Thread Tools

Please support our sponsors and let them know you heard about them on WranglerForum.com
Old 07-02-2012, 11:26 AM   #1
Jeeper
 
Evpjr's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Bakersfield
Posts: 365
Images: 1
Thoughts on Performance Chips???

I'm thinking of installing a GForce Performance Chip, in my TJ, and was wondering if anyone in the forum has some ideas as to; is this worth while, or is it just another gimmic?

Evpjr is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 07-02-2012, 11:33 AM   #2
Jeeper
 
Atthehop's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: NW, NJ
Posts: 3,859
Save your money for something worthwhile. None of the snake oil claims work on TJ's? And neither do CAI's.

__________________
Retired my 94 YJ 4cyl 5spd @ 200K
Now in a 04 TJ 4cyl 5spd CV @120K+
Both as a commuter vehicle in NW, NJ
April 2012.downsized and now a 99er.
Atthehop is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Old 07-02-2012, 03:34 PM   #3
Jeeper
 
269jeep's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Middle-O-Nowhereville Michigan
Posts: 169
Quote:
Originally Posted by Evpjr View Post
I'm thinking of installing a GForce Performance Chip, in my TJ, and was wondering if anyone in the forum has some ideas as to; is this worth while, or is it just another gimmic?

Adding just a chip really wont do much by it's self. A few years ago I installed a Jet Stage 2, new hi-flow exhaust header, converter,and cat back system. Also an AEM intake system on my 2000 TJ with a 6 cyl.
It helped, but not to the degree I expected for the $1800 it cost me. My next step was to upgrade my injectors. The combination of all the above items does give moderatly better performance. Of course I also need to run 93 octane.

If I had to do it all over, I would drop a stroker in. Just hard to do when I hadve less than 140,000 on it.
269jeep is offline   Quote Quick Reply
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Jeep Wrangler Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




» Featured Product

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:10 PM.



Jeep®, Wrangler, Liberty, Wagoneer, Cherokee, and Grand Cherokee are copyrighted and trademarked to Chrysler Motors LLC.
Wranglerforum.com is not in any way associated with the Chrysler Motors LLC