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Unread 12-04-2007, 04:14 PM   #1
Trekman8
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Jet Performance chip?

Jet Performance chip, Anyone on here have one installed on their Cherokee? Stage 1 or Stage 2? Types of gains to be expected: in performance and MPG.
Do you like it?

Well, since I already installed a Gale Banks Header, Gibson Cat-back exhaust, and an AFE Stage 2 intake, i think this would be a nice modification.

P.S. My jeep is at the body shop now. Should be back by Christmas. I'll post up some berfore and after shots. I should also have my 3.5" RE lift by then. I already have a set of Moab wheels with some 31" rubber in the garage

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Unread 12-04-2007, 09:31 PM   #2
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i had a stage two on my 96 GC 4.0. i had better throttle and shifts. it helped pull my trailer better.
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Unread 12-05-2007, 07:23 AM   #3
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I had a stage 1 on my Jeep (I wanted to use regular). I gained nothing from that combo, so I sold it. Oh, and I also have a Banks Header/ Afe Stage 2/ Magnaflow 2.5" Muffler+Cat.

Maybe the Jet Stage 2 will yield actual results (their dynos claim 10hp - PDF dyno link here), but personally I'm not about to run premium ALL the time for a mere 10hp
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Unread 12-05-2007, 10:31 AM   #4
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I run premium all the time to keep my old engines clean. It's worth it to me.

Having said that, premium will also allow you to advance the timing a few degrees which will also yield more power. My suspicion is that is pretty much what the Stage 2 chip does.
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Unread 12-11-2007, 10:41 PM   #5
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Stage 2. Run the suggested low temp thermostat with it. With a nice free flowing exhaust and intake, you'll really feel a difference as I did. I'm sure even the Stage 1(which can be run on a stock Jeep) is great. Chipping/tuning/flashing is the best bang for your buck.
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