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Water/meth injection pros and cons?

What are water injection pros and cons? thinking about getting a system? also what is the best system bang for your buck? my mods are in my sig. just looking to cool down temps and gain alittle hp and fuel eco in the mean time.

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I've had the Snow performance MPG-MAX kit for 5 years now and have been very pleased with it. It's kind of pricey, but they have a good product. I use it mainly to read my EGTs and cool them off as well. Don't expect to see much mileage difference though.
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no mpg gain? you should see some difference in hp though correct?

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03 f250 king ranch 4x4 6.0, 2.5 level with bilistein 5100s,04 KR Rims with Toyo open country 33/12.5/18s , GONE LOONEY , bully dog cold air intake, mbrp 4inch turbo back exhaust 5inch tip, edge insight cts w/ egt probe, sinister coolant filter,Updated hcfm plug Blue Spring, Rotella T6,10k headlights and fogs, EGR Gone, ELC

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Been running water injection for over 7 years now and love it. I have Snow's stage II kit.

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what have you seen in mpg and hp gains? any negative effects?

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03 f250 king ranch 4x4 6.0, 2.5 level with bilistein 5100s,04 KR Rims with Toyo open country 33/12.5/18s , GONE LOONEY , bully dog cold air intake, mbrp 4inch turbo back exhaust 5inch tip, edge insight cts w/ egt probe, sinister coolant filter,Updated hcfm plug Blue Spring, Rotella T6,10k headlights and fogs, EGR Gone, ELC

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Devils own makes a reliable system that's cheaper than Snow's..

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never heard of them are they pretty good?> whats the price difference in snow and them

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03 f250 king ranch 4x4 6.0, 2.5 level with bilistein 5100s,04 KR Rims with Toyo open country 33/12.5/18s , GONE LOONEY , bully dog cold air intake, mbrp 4inch turbo back exhaust 5inch tip, edge insight cts w/ egt probe, sinister coolant filter,Updated hcfm plug Blue Spring, Rotella T6,10k headlights and fogs, EGR Gone, ELC

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The controller is what sets the snow kits apart. I could have pieced one together cheaper but you need to know what you want/need first.

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10/4 get what you pay for huh

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03 f250 king ranch 4x4 6.0, 2.5 level with bilistein 5100s,04 KR Rims with Toyo open country 33/12.5/18s , GONE LOONEY , bully dog cold air intake, mbrp 4inch turbo back exhaust 5inch tip, edge insight cts w/ egt probe, sinister coolant filter,Updated hcfm plug Blue Spring, Rotella T6,10k headlights and fogs, EGR Gone, ELC

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