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Question Striker FE fuel saver???

i was just reading about this unit, does anybody have it and have any input on it??? thanks!!!


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What is it? Is it like that Fitch fuel catalyst? I saw that on Trucks, and they say it improves mileage, but until I see it for myself, I won't believe it. It's just a bunch of metal pellets inside a canister. I'm just too cheap to spend the 100 and something bucks to try it. LOL


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Striker FE Diesel Fuel Economy Module \
i hear ya there.


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It looks like it's just a performance chip. I doubt the economy improvement would be any better than you get with an SCT and a good econo tune. I see about a 2 MPG improvement on mine running DJ's eco tune over stock.


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it looks to me like all it does is make the fuel pressure sensor send the PCM a false reading. Not the best way to do things

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