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Dudes 01-22-2011 11:42 PM

Throttle body?
 
Quick and simple question, are the worth installing? Any noticeable gains of an kind?

Thanks!

MTH 01-23-2011 05:57 AM

Here's a thread on the topic: (http://www.wranglerforum.com/f33/thr...ody-75631.html)

sheetsd66 01-23-2011 07:53 AM

I'll let you know in a few months. I ordered one for my new Rubi Unlimited. Neither the Jeep or the TB is here yet. I'll probably put about 1,500 miles on the Jeep before I swap throttle bodies....that way I'll have a pretty good idea of differences in fuel economy and throttle response, as well as a pretty good calibration of the 'ole butt dyno. If I can find a shop over here with a dyno and an interpreter I may go ahead and run a before and after comparison. The only thing I didn't like about the Jeep I test drove was the throttle response so if this improves it I think its $130.00 well spent.

Dudes 01-23-2011 10:33 AM

Good info, anyone have a recommendation on which cold air intake is best? All I've heard is to just stay away from metal tubing.

Thanks!

MTH 01-23-2011 10:40 AM

Read: (http://www.wranglerforum.com/f33/wha...ake-75337.html)

Dudes 01-23-2011 01:49 PM

I see what your getting at, I'll start using the search function before I ask anything else.

Thanks MTH

MTH 01-23-2011 02:01 PM

We're here to help. :D

nvkid 01-23-2011 06:48 PM

I put the viper TB on my 10 2dr auto. I would say that it`s not a must have but i have no regrets. 0 gains on the hwy. but a couple more mpg`s in the city. It might help to expand my exhaust.


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