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Throttle Body Spacer

Discussion in '1st Gen. Tacomas (1995-2004)' started by Brutus, Sep 14, 2009.

  1. Sep 14, 2009 at 7:28 AM
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    Brutus

    Brutus [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Guys I'm considering a throttle body spacer, but anyone know what gives the best gains?

    Ive been looking at the Helix, AFe, or Airaid. Other then the obvious price differences, is there anything better about then the others?
     
  2. Sep 14, 2009 at 7:32 AM
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    Ry1984

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    its totally your truck and you obviously will do what you want but IMHO its a waste of money
     
  3. Sep 14, 2009 at 7:32 AM
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    chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Moderator

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    None. If your truck is carbureted, maybe, but On a fuel injected engine, No gains...Nada...nippo...zilch....
     
  4. Sep 14, 2009 at 7:34 AM
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    Brutus

    Brutus [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Wow really??? Thats good to know.
     
  5. Sep 14, 2009 at 7:37 AM
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    Ry1984

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    nope. don't believe the hype on the internet about them.
     
  6. Sep 14, 2009 at 8:27 AM
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    sirsaechao

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    Waste of money. Makes a good paper weight, thats about it.
     
  7. Sep 14, 2009 at 9:06 AM
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    rab89

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    like previously stated, they are completely useless in our trucks, they do function when used in the right vehicle. but not our trucks.
     
  8. Sep 14, 2009 at 9:11 AM
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    Brutus

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    Boy these companies will try anything to make a couple bucks.
    Thanks guys!
     
  9. Sep 20, 2009 at 3:39 PM
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    2004Taco

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    try doing the Deck Plate mod, if you havent already
     
  10. Sep 20, 2009 at 3:51 PM
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    Brutus

    Brutus [OP] Well-Known Member

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    Its on my to do list. Especially now that I'm sporting a new aFe Pro Dry in the box
     
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