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Pully for 4.0

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by wiscdave, Jun 12, 2008.

  1. Jun 12, 2008 at 7:49 AM
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    wiscdave

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    Hey is there an pully conversion you can do on the 4.0 05+ to get better MPG and possibly some more HP?
     
  2. Jun 13, 2008 at 4:33 PM
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  3. Jun 16, 2008 at 5:58 AM
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    thanks for the link!!
     
  4. Jun 16, 2008 at 6:41 AM
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  5. Jun 16, 2008 at 7:07 AM
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    I have to admit. I am very tempted by this one...

    Damn mod bug! :frusty:
     
  6. Jun 16, 2008 at 7:29 AM
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    LOL, I hear ya...I would like some hard numbers too. At half the weight, its has to have some effect on the performance. If it was also undersized. I could see me buying the thing right now. I'm hoping to investigate this one a little further with some of the people who buy it.
     
  7. Jun 16, 2008 at 7:44 AM
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    Let me know what you find out. Depending on the facts and what tcBob, Banshee, themaster, and lsocoee think; I may consider asking them to do a group buy with us...
     
  8. Jun 16, 2008 at 7:50 AM
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    don't put this on me...I don't know about any rules against doing group buys here.
     
  9. Jun 16, 2008 at 8:05 AM
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    We don't have any rules against them. I just like covering all the bases. I don't want to step on anyone's toes. ;)
     
  10. Jun 16, 2008 at 3:08 PM
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    im in on a group buy if it happens. can this pulley harm the engine in the long run since its half the weight?? this sounds so tempting but not to familiar with crank pulleys
     
  11. Jun 16, 2008 at 3:11 PM
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    the pulley sounds like a great idea. being light weight, it should free up some ponies. i dont think it would harm anything in the long run either, it shouldnt anyway.
     
  12. Jun 16, 2008 at 3:13 PM
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    thanks for the feedback tacomaman06 im really tempted on this pulley. probably just wait till august when their done with production to hear what others have to say about it
     
  13. Jun 16, 2008 at 3:19 PM
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    yeah, i would wait for feed back too, just to hear any pros/cons people may have. it does look pretty awesome though.
     
  14. Jul 25, 2008 at 10:35 AM
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    Any updates?
     
  15. Jul 25, 2008 at 11:05 AM
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    Sorry - I haven't been keeping up on this. Didn't really see too much interest in it from other members.
     
  16. Jul 25, 2008 at 11:11 AM
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    If my memory serves me right. I know that there were a couple of members ordering and going to install. I'm just worried about the weight "needing" to be there for the counterbalance effect. I understand how it frees up HP and probably leads to better MPG, I had one on a 91 Mustang 5.0 back in the day. But if I recall, that one was smaller but weighted the same..
     
  17. Jul 25, 2008 at 1:00 PM
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    the pulleys arent gonna be released till mid august. they will have some for sale also
     
  18. Jul 25, 2008 at 1:46 PM
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    You can set pulleys that are the same size but lighter or smaller and lighter or just smaller.

    Less rotating mass = more free ponies. I'd be surprized if you had any issues regarding counterbalance.
     
  19. Sep 4, 2008 at 6:36 PM
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    Old thread but any word on the pullies from people here?

    Also dose anyone know of a tuner who make under drive pullies for our trucks for the items like the water pump, alternator, and power steering?
     
  20. Sep 5, 2008 at 11:42 AM
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    there just getting released, they pushed back production a little bit but should hear some reviews soon!
     
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