2016 3.5 f150 proposed mods

2016 3.5 f150 proposed mods

This is a discussion on 2016 3.5 f150 proposed mods within the F150 Ecoboost Performance forums, part of the F150 Ecoboost Garage category; I’m new to the forum. Have 01 supercharged Z06 650/640 rwhp/rwtq I always wondered why would anyone want to mod a truck? Well I want ...

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    2016 3.5 f150 proposed mods

    I’m new to the forum. Have 01 supercharged Z06 650/640 rwhp/rwtq
    I always wondered why would anyone want to mod a truck?
    Well I want to.
    My thoughts are this
    1 Cold air intake
    2. Cat back better flow exhaust
    3. Programmer that won’t throw codes.

    Would really appreciate your input , found out long ago to ask from those who know rather than do it on my own😂

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    Save your money on the intake and exhaust and spend it on a good tuner like from Brew City, 5 Star, Unleash, Gearhead, etc. Very little to no gain with the intake or exhaust.
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    Totally agree. After having spent thousands on mods. I wish I would have just stuck with a 93 octane tune and meth injection.

    I have Full Race downpipe, CAI, FMIC and GT turbos.

    Hindsight, I wish I would have just tuned it with a Stage II meth kit.
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    Down-pipes didn't do much for the truck^^^

    My past experience with turbo engines was downpipe/tune was the biggest gains.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dbvettez06 View Post
    My thoughts are this
    1 Cold air intake NO
    2. Cat back better flow exhaust NO
    3. Programmer that won't throw codes.
    See BOLD and RED font above

    CAI and Catback exhaust is worthless unless you have larger turbo's.

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