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post #1 of 5 Old 10-13-2013, 04:07 PM Thread Starter
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I just traded my F150 in on an 06 F250. I found this little box that says mind blower performance on it, it's just spliced into the MAF wondering if anyone knows what it's is and if I should just cut the wires? My guess is it's some kind of cheap resistor.

It just confuses me that someone would use something cheap like this on it after spending the money on head studs, egr delete and HPOP
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No idea. I would remove it though.

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Ya, look on ebay, they sell those little boxes with a resistor in them. They are supposed to give like 500 more hp for $14.99!! I dnt buy it, and would take it off.

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Yeah it fools the sensor to seeing a different air temp or density, I cant remember.
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So it will cause it to dump in more fuel in. Yea I'm going to remove it. I want better gas mileage not worse
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