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Old 11-07-2011, 07:03 PM
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Thanks crash! I feel like it's finally getting to that "turning point" where it really starts looking good lol.
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Washed the truck saturday and swapped out my step bars today. I REALLY like the new ones, they fit the look so much better, much sportier vs the old ones that were more for a lifted off road looking rig. These are probably 50 lbs lighter too as they are aluminum, they give me about 3" more ground clearance, and they are surprisingly stiffer (they don't give hardly at all when you step on them). I even had my wife stand on it with me and we were bouncing on them and they didn't have any problem. Let me know what you all think of them, I'm very happy with them though

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they look great!!!!!
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looks a lot better!
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Thanks for the compliments I noticed this morning the driver one is not straight, I need to loosen it up and adjust it then tighten it back down sometime...

Next mod is ram air, I keep saying it but I'm really going to do it lol!
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Do it and I'll do it!
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A few more minor updates this weekend. We (a friend and I) FINALLY started working on the ram air setup, it's going to take a LONG time to get it all done right and instaled, but it will be worth it. We came up with a really slick setup, so just is going to take some time to get it all together. While we were at it we replaced my cracked fan shroud and while we were at that we removed the clutch fan. Removing the fan took about 15 seconds and I can honestly say my mpg has improved. Mainly the city mpg is noticeably higher (from the EVIC), hwy seems very slightly higher. Acceleration seems about the same according to the butt dyno, but I can say I notice at very very light partial throttle it seems like it responds better. I used the superchips to adjust the electric fan setting to turn on at a lower temperature since I now don't have the mechanical fan. The electric fan seems to draw plenty of air through the grill, and isn't even needed while moving as the truck doesn't get hot enough to turn it on. It only comes on when sitting still for about 3 minutes or so and seems to cool off just fine when running.
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That's awesome Sean! good luck!
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Next year! lol I only watch football because of them (and only watch hockey because of the penguins), whenever they get knocked out I stop caring....I honestly don't even know who's in the super bowl, but I'm sure I'll watch it or at least the second half....I'd guess the ravens and giants made it...?

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