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intake manifold and tb swap

intake manifold and tb swap

Postby taylorbickett [OP] » Feb 18 2013, 12:22am

I would like to swap out my intake manifold and tb to get a little more hp and tourque, and i did some reading and saw that the intake manifolds on these trucks (mine is a 2009 1500) are fairly restrictive.. is this true? if so what would be a good intake manifold and tb to swap into it?

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Re: intake manifold and tb swap

Postby bombdiver » Feb 18 2013, 2:15pm

what engine do you have? Model... LM7, LQ4.... that's the best place to start.
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Postby KBacon » Feb 18 2013, 2:55pm

According to your member info you have an nnbs 5.3 .... I've read that the nnbs intake manifold is actually very good... and many nbs owners upgrade to it
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