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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 02-13-2011, 08:01 AM Thread Starter
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Anyone install a throttle body?

Has any here installed a ported throttle body?
If so, what kind of gains could be expected here at altitude?
Wondering if it's worth it.

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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 03-30-2011, 11:38 PM
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I've been wondering the same thing actually, i haven't looked too much into it. What all is involved with doing this? Is it just a purchase and install?
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 03-31-2011, 07:13 AM
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Just changing a throttle body on these cars are not really going to help much... unless u r saying ported?

At altitude you need BOOST to make more power because of the thinner air.
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