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Unread 07-23-2013, 02:36 PM   #16
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This seems like a MUCH better option than a throttlebody spacer.

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Unread 07-23-2013, 06:14 PM   #17
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No this throttle body is the same bolt pattern as the stock one, bolts right up
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Unread 07-24-2013, 06:30 PM   #18
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No this throttle body is the same bolt pattern as the stock one, bolts right up
And what were the changes?
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Unread 07-24-2013, 07:11 PM   #19
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Stock tb is 2.5" diameter 4.7l tb is 3" diameter
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Unread 07-24-2013, 07:36 PM   #20
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Stock tb is 2.5" diameter 4.7l tb is 3" diameter
Better mpg? Or just throttle response?
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Unread 07-24-2013, 07:47 PM   #21
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With the Volant intake and 4.7l tb I've seen a gain of about 2mpg average driving 50/50 city highway. Before I was at 15.5 recently I've seen 17 maxing at 17.5
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Unread 07-24-2013, 07:50 PM   #22
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With the Volant intake and 4.7l tb I've seen a gain of about 2mpg average driving 50/50 city highway. Before I was at 15.5 recently I've seen 17 maxing at 17.5
Did the Volant intake fit the 3.7 AND 4.7 throttle body without modification, or was a an adapter added?

EDIT: Just saw your other thread and looks like you have a 3" adapter.
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Unread 07-24-2013, 07:54 PM   #23
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With the stock tb you need a 3 1/2 to 2 1/2 coupler, with the 4.7 tb you need a 3 1/2 to 3 coupler. They are $10 from Jegs
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Unread 07-24-2013, 08:29 PM   #24
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With the stock tb you need a 3 1/2 to 2 1/2 coupler, with the 4.7 tb you need a 3 1/2 to 3 coupler. They are $10 from Jegs
Think I worded my question wrong. So for this 4.7 throttle body to fit my K&N cold air intake tube, I'd need a 3 1/2 to 3 coupler?
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Unread 07-24-2013, 09:40 PM   #25
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Think I worded my question wrong. So for this 4.7 throttle body to fit my K&N cold air intake tube, I'd need a 3 1/2 to 3 coupler?
doesn't the K&N stop at the resonator box? if so i think the resonator box outlet is 3" so you'd just need a 3 to 3 coupler
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doesn't the K&N stop at the resonator box? if so i think the resonator box outlet is 3" so you'd just need a 3 to 3 coupler
Gageraid has a KK so I don't think it has a resonator box. I saw this post a few days ago and went ahead and ordered one of the 4.7 TBs for my KK. It looks like the KK uses the same as the WK and XK 3.7 engines (as well as the JK 3.8 and a few other Chrysler/Dodge vehicles)
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Unread 07-25-2013, 03:09 PM   #27
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Ok, it all depends on the k&n intake tube. If its 3" then you'll need a 3 to 3 coupler, if its 3 1/2" you'll need a 3 1/2 to 3 coupler.
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Unread 07-25-2013, 10:04 PM   #28
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Ok, it all depends on the k&n intake tube. If its 3" then you'll need a 3 to 3 coupler, if its 3 1/2" you'll need a 3 1/2 to 3 coupler.
Thanks. I'll have to take some measurements and start looking for a 4.7 throttle body if this works on the KK.
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