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Old 08-17-2007, 04:06 PM
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MPG and a few more horses....

I was wondering if you guys had any ideas about upgrades for my truck. I am intrerested mostly in MPG gains and maybe a few more horses. its a 95 PSD crew cab dually. It's stock, and has a 178k on it. I don't want a stump puller, just something that will scoot a little quicker and get better mileage. I tow a little bit, in the mountains, a small camper. I won';t tow anything past the weight rating of the truck. I've looked at several tuners and such, but they seem for balls out power. I need reliable upgrades, and not too harsh on the budget. Any info you guys have would be awesome.
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Old 08-19-2007, 08:59 PM
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I'd say replace the exhaust and air filter system, will help the engine breathe better and cut backpressure. That'll give you a few ponies and better mpg (as long as your right foot isn't too heavy with the extra power.) ...And a side note: if you do decide to get a tuner/chip, get some gauges to keep an eye on vitals like boost/egt
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