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Old 12-11-2009, 09:22 AM
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Actual hp

whats the actual hp that a stock 02 7.3 auto produces on a dyno. what do you think would be an accurate number on my truck. all my buddies say its close to 400 but i know its no where near that. .what do you guys think?
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Old 12-11-2009, 09:24 AM
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i think if u check the passenger valve cover it will say it....i'd say 230 ish....but i'm not sure exactly
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Old 12-11-2009, 09:24 AM
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Cant be now where near 400, probly lower than 300ish?
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Old 12-11-2009, 09:24 AM
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Now that i think its like 225 for an automatic.
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Old 12-11-2009, 09:25 AM
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yeah so id be lucky to push 300 with my bully dog on the 120 setting. god i need custom tunes
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Old 12-11-2009, 09:28 AM
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With canned tunes it probly not running what the box says any way. I also want a custom tune, thinkin TW!
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Old 12-11-2009, 09:30 AM
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yeah i know cuz with doing the math id be close to 350hp. but i know thats not true. and yeah i want tonys tunes or a dp tuner also. really bad lol.
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Old 12-11-2009, 09:30 AM
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custom tunes are the ONLY way to go....theres plenty of options out there, they all are great
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yeah dont pay attention to the box numbers and definitely dont just add them to what it says your stock horsepower is, with canned tunes on a SD Ive seen guys dyno between 285-305
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Old 12-11-2009, 09:32 AM
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yeah my plans are to go with custom tunes some rosewood stage 2's, a garret 38 charger and bts tranny. but thats a ways down the way. or if not a full built tranny a custom built oen once i learn about it at school.
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