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Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by ARBman, Jun 30, 2010.

  1. Jun 30, 2010 at 8:40 AM
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    ARBman

    ARBman [OP] Well-Known Member

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    hey guys just got a tacoma and it has a 3'' inch lift and is lacking on lowend hp or torque what can i do to improve the lowend HP problem
     
  2. Jun 30, 2010 at 8:49 AM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    Re gear.
     
  3. Jun 30, 2010 at 8:56 AM
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    that would kill it in top end
     
  4. Jun 30, 2010 at 9:02 AM
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    ktmrider

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  5. Jun 30, 2010 at 9:04 AM
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  6. Jun 30, 2010 at 9:05 AM
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    super charging would be way over my price range . i come for a motorcycle back ground so the first thing i thought was intake and air flow and thats not much money what could i do with that
     
  7. Jun 30, 2010 at 9:07 AM
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    Zombie Runner

    Zombie Runner Are these black helicopters for me?

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    intake and exhaust wont do anyting other than lose bottom end. the only way for better low end power is re gear or supercharger.
     
  8. Jun 30, 2010 at 9:13 AM
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    He will gain sound.
     
  9. Jun 30, 2010 at 9:14 AM
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    Zombie Runner Are these black helicopters for me?

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    x2 my k&n sure does make it sound like Im going fast:D
     
  10. Jun 30, 2010 at 9:18 AM
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    Mmmmm..Butt dyno.
     
  11. Jun 30, 2010 at 9:25 AM
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    How much faster and how much more power do you really need! These trucks perform very well the way they were built! What the hell you trying to pull? a 27foot travel trailer? C'mon. Ive got 3" lift and no regear or engine mods and my truck has all the power needed to pull and to pass! Unless your in a 4banger?:eek:
     
  12. Jun 30, 2010 at 10:36 AM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    Not really. If you dont over gear too much, your top end will be fine. The RPM's will be higher at a set cruising speed than they are now, but re gearing is the most effective way to bring back low end performance.
     
  13. Jun 30, 2010 at 10:50 AM
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    you have a truck, not a racecar
     
  14. Jun 30, 2010 at 3:28 PM
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    ya i know i don't need top end but its nice to have it .So cold air intakes dont do much
     
  15. Jun 30, 2010 at 3:30 PM
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    eh, mine sounds awesome and imo i feel a tiny improvement, but some say it's all in the head. headers may be a good choice
     
  16. Jun 30, 2010 at 3:37 PM
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    could i get the header and keep the stock pie otherwise i mean i wont the noise of the motor and the massive power of the V6 lol. If i did buy cold air intake for power what would i need to get
     
  17. Jun 30, 2010 at 3:58 PM
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    whats a good header for more hp
     
  18. Jun 30, 2010 at 4:01 PM
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    come on bud...

    http://tinyurl.com/3y89vbd

    there are reviews all over this board of nearly every make of intake and header
     
  19. Jun 30, 2010 at 4:07 PM
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    well posting it and seeing what u guys think in a coupple post is alot easer then going to google and searching the hole damn thing
     
  20. Jun 30, 2010 at 4:12 PM
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