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Old 02-15-2012, 10:08 AM
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Re: 3.7l performance love

Have any 3.7 V6's owners who have had ported TB's installed had any issues after the installation? ie. fluctuating idle, etc...

My Fastman TB is getting installed tomorrow and I just happened to see a couple of threads on other sites where they had issues with their ported TB's once installed and was slightly worried.

I plan on keeping my stock TB for at least a few weeks, just in case anythings goes wrong, but wanted some reassuring if you will.
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Old 02-15-2012, 10:23 AM
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Re: 3.7l performance love

No problems at all. Idles 20x better. A little higher like 600 when normaly 500 but it's a great steady idle that I've never had before.

Only thing is, once in a blue moon, I get a hesitation on start. It will almost start and then turn off. But on the second turn of the key, it fires right up.

Not sure if that's because of the K&N or the TB. But that hesitating start has not been a problem what so ever. Seriously.
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Old 02-15-2012, 10:30 AM
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Re: 3.7l performance love

There is another 3.7 guy on here that's experiencing the same thing with the same mods.
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Old 02-15-2012, 10:33 AM
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Re: 3.7l performance love

hmm interesting.. Thanks dude. I'll have to look out for that.
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Old 02-15-2012, 01:29 PM
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Re: 3.7l performance love

Sooo, looks like ill be getting access to SCT advantage software. Stay tuned....

I am also re-introducing "Beyond Ported" TBs, or BPTBs for short. Basically these are TBs that have been bored with a bigger blade a la Fastman, then the inlet is ported like on all of my TBs. For those wanting the most out of a stock casting.

If demand warrants it, may also experiment with further modifying the inlet with epoxy to mold the IAC inlet into part of the TB inlet.
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Re: 3.7l performance love

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Sooo, looks like ill be getting access to SCT advantage software. Stay tuned....
What does this mean?
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Old 02-15-2012, 02:02 PM
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Re: 3.7l performance love

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What does this mean?
digital slingshot?

but seriously, l'm gonna hold off on a tune until I more info on this. pretty stoked
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Old 02-15-2012, 02:20 PM
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Sooo, looks like ill be getting access to SCT advantage software. Stay tuned....
Ryan, my 2006 wasn't on the compatible list that SCT had, will this change with what you will be doing?
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Ryan, my 2006 wasn't on the compatible list that SCT had, will this change with what you will be doing?
No, if you're not supported, my doing tunes doesnt change anything.
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Have any 3.7 V6's owners who have had ported TB's installed had any issues after the installation? ie. fluctuating idle, etc...

My Fastman TB is getting installed tomorrow and I just happened to see a couple of threads on other sites where they had issues with their ported TB's once installed and was slightly worried.

I plan on keeping my stock TB for at least a few weeks, just in case anythings goes wrong, but wanted some reassuring if you will.
you might have seen one of my old threads...i originally got fastman to port a used tb for me to save a few bucks, but it turns out that it was a bad tb (since i have an 07 it was an electronic one not a wire-drawn)...it was scary to say the least, the throttle would do what it wanted, i sent it back and paid the difference to have him do a new one for me...and it's been fine ever since.
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Old 02-15-2012, 03:16 PM
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No, if you're not supported, my doing tunes doesnt change anything.
Thanks Ryan, was worth the try. I have a Hypertech programmer in route to try out.


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you might have seen one of my old threads...i originally got fastman to port a used tb for me to save a few bucks, but it turns out that it was a bad tb (since i have an 07 it was an electronic one not a wire-drawn)...it was scary to say the least, the throttle would do what it wanted, i sent it back and paid the difference to have him do a new one for me...and it's been fine ever since.
Yeah it was your thread that I saw today, and was getting nervous. Totally makes sense that it was giving you problems lol.. Makes me feel a lot better now.. Thanks bro.

Did you feel a difference once you reinstalled the new TB? I'm not expecting any extra power, just a little more throttle response.
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yes it's a big difference. that paired with my cai allows my jeep to run better with 32" tires than it did with bone stock with stock tires.
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