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Old 08 Jul 2012, 06:56 am
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hi i just saw a computer chip on ebay for 20.00 , a DVM-EP93 UNIT.are these worthwhile or just another snake oil ? most things i have seen over the years do nothing and are a waste of money. i have a 2005 5 speed and average 30 m.p.g. on the highway. thanks jim hoysa
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Old 08 Jul 2012, 07:51 am
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Jim,

It's nothing more than a resistor to fool the computer into thinking cooler air is coming into the throttle body. It attaches to the IAT in the intake. More fuel is added to the mixture .....all the time, even when your sitting at idle. You can stick one in almost every car out there. They used to be about $5 but now they're packaging them so they look high-tech and charging more.
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Old 10 Jul 2012, 06:26 am
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thank you. i just saved 20.00. jim hoysa
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thank you. i just saved 20.00. jim hoysa
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