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Unread 04-28-2013, 12:36 PM   #16
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Wow thats bad ***. If it didn't cost as much as a yj i would love to have it

2.5 with a turbo sounds way more exotic than a 4.0 swap lol

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Unread 04-28-2013, 11:51 PM   #17
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Then why, when one installs a higher flow intake, and a higher flowing exhaust, does the horsepower output not increase? That's because it's already as open and flowing as possible.
Because the rubber tube with the air filter on it is not the worst of this motor. The problem is everything, including fundamental design issues that parts wont fix.
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Unread 04-29-2013, 07:54 PM   #18
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No point in arguing it anymore. OP already posted up that we answered his question.
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Unread 04-29-2013, 07:56 PM   #19
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But in response to the 505 performance Kit, that's over priced and there are better ways of doing it. But I'm going to assume OP isn't looking to get into all that
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Unread 04-29-2013, 07:57 PM   #20
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Because the rubber tube with the air filter on it is not the worst of this motor. The problem is everything, including fundamental design issues that parts wont fix.
Not really, it's already as open and free flowing as possible. That's why, no matter what you do to it, horsepower will not increase. It is already sucking in as much air as it can. And it's not the head design, the 4.0 uses an identical design.
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Unread 04-30-2013, 07:44 PM   #21
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OP is a poor college student who wants to build his YJ while restoring a CJ5 and a bunch of other trucks lol I need to save all the money I can
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Unread 04-30-2013, 08:37 PM   #22
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OP is a poor college student who wants to build his YJ while restoring a CJ5 and a bunch of other trucks lol I need to save all the money I can
Building two 20+ year old jeeps seems like a great way to stay poor.
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Unread 05-01-2013, 07:30 PM   #23
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Building two 20+ year old jeeps seems like a great way to stay poor.
X2 lol. plus I suppose focusing on college is for nerds, right? Lol
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