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Old 06-25-2008, 02:40 AM   #1
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hey as a new member this site is very cool. having problems pulling a 28ft holiday trailer into strong west winds. thinking of dual exhaust does anyone know what kind of hp increase this will give. truck is 02 fx4 with 5.4 bone stock
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Old 06-25-2008, 08:43 AM   #2
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IF you do a catback you can expect around 10 hp. If you do a true dual and remvoe the cats with a tuner you can get 30 -50 total with both.
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I have the same truck and have been loooking into mods for towing, so far what i have found out is I need to run a true dual exhaust system, install a cold air intake and what they say really helps the most is a programmer, most programers have a tow mode that radically increases towing capabilities to the point you will really notice a difference, other than these mods you can always lower the gear ratio to 4:10 which comes stock on the 7700 edition F150's.
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yeah gears and a programer would be a huge help!!
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A CAI, Dual Exhaust, and Tune will do wonders for your truck helping it tow better.
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