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Factory Spec: 5.7-liter HEMI® V8 engine - 390 horsepower, 407 lb-ft of torque.


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Old 07-07-2012, 08:09 PM
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great review i had order one for r/t
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Awesome review Grub. Mine will be here Thursday.
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Now that is real nice
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S&B should have made their tube the same dia as Volant...i thought it lookd pretty cool until i saw the Volant's tube and now the S&B looks small...
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S&B should have made their tube the same dia as Volant...i thought it lookd pretty cool until i saw the Volant's tube and now the S&B looks small...
If S&B Filter's testing - prior to consumer release - during the experimental phase called for a bigger tube from the throttle body to the filter box, and tests showed obvious gains, I have no doubt they would have implemented a larger intake tube.

There is such thing as "overkill."
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Great write up and review. I'm sold!
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then the 6" dia i have must be overkill...then again, not many as fast as i am an i need as much air volume as i can get..the s&b would be like breathing through a straw..for me. will probably work great for the masses of less modded trucks..

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In was a general statement not directed at anyone in particular.
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then the 6" dia i have must be overkill...then again, not many as fast as i am an i need as much air volume as i can get..the s&b would be like breathing through a straw..for me. will probably work great for the masses of less modded trucks..


Hey! That looks like mine! Only red... I always heard "Bigger is Better!". I had another CAI on before this one that had a 3 1/2" tube and this one definitely kicks it in the ass!

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Awesome write up Grubrunner! I'm glad you like it and hope it performs to your expectations over time. Hopefully at some point they will come out with a programmer for th '11 -'12's at some point so you can take full advantage of it.
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