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Old 02-22-2006, 10:02 PM
 
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Default what can i do to make my v6 faster?

i was wondering what can i do to make my 4.3 silverado faster, its got a flowmaster mufler, cold air intake system, and a throttle body spacer, thats about it, what else can i get for it without spending big bucks. will the programer work? and how can i make it go past 97 mph please help anyone??
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wouldnt a turbo work. i think you can get one for around 700$. Carbrator change. Or put some headers on it to match your flows. just some ideas for ya.
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oh yea your Govner might be keeping it from going over 97
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did you notice this post is nearing 4 years old? lol.
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LMAO, maybe the guy is still waiting for an answer.
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Hell, kid you paid your dues, and thank you for your patience.

If you're really into speed, google Artie AArfons and "Spirit of America".

Now getting a jet engine from an airlines junkyard is going to be a little tricky, but you'll never have to worry about your differential ratio EVER again...
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lol, o man. poor guy.
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Uhm, could always change it to a V8... go big or go home... haha.. 4.3L use the same 350 rebuild kits. I like the idea of a turbo tho, maybe a twin?

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