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Old 09-19-2010, 08:40 PM   #1
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Throttle body spacer

has anyone put a new throttle body spacer on, was it easy to put on, and does it give you more hp. If so how much and is it very noticeable.

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Old 09-19-2010, 08:43 PM   #2
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Why do you think you need a spacer?
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Old 09-19-2010, 08:46 PM   #3
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Spacer is a waste of $$.
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Old 09-19-2010, 08:51 PM   #4
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If the spacer actually did anything, GM would install it at the factory...
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Old 09-19-2010, 08:51 PM   #5
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Waste of money!
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Old 09-19-2010, 08:56 PM   #6
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Old 09-19-2010, 11:18 PM   #7
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Enlighten us please....
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Old 09-19-2010, 11:20 PM   #8
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Old 09-19-2010, 11:41 PM   #9
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Oh gee here we go again....
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Old 09-20-2010, 02:50 AM   #10
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This should get good...
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Old 09-21-2010, 12:32 AM   #11
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will the spacer change the sound of the air? My friend has one on his 1500 Ram truck and he says the wistle is from a spacer? just curious.
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Old 09-21-2010, 12:45 AM   #12
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Honestly, they look cool, cost about $100, and just lengthen the intake tract by a couple centimeters.

Power? Eh... Maybe SOTP but then again, it's all relative.

I don't think that there are any real dynos out there proving any sort of power.

There are way better things to spend a Benny on then this if you're wanting looks.

My opinion says so at least.
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Old 09-21-2010, 02:18 AM   #13
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will the spacer change the sound of the air? My friend has one on his 1500 Ram truck and he says the wistle is from a spacer? just curious.
Here ya go. Price ~$1.00. Leaves you $99 to put towards something that really makes a difference.

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Here ya go. Price ~$1.00. Leaves you $99 to put towards something that really makes a difference.

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Old 09-21-2010, 08:25 AM   #15
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that is a sweet whistle!!! do you have a video clip of it in action???

slowhawk, that would go great with the synergy green


I'd like to see a pic of one of these throttle body spacers though..
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I'm thinking green fuzzy dice instead.

I dyno'd with/without 1. 0 changes in hp or tq.
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