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Dudes, I got more power..............

Discussion in 'Ford Trucks' started by SCAPEASAURUSREX, Oct 29, 2002.


    from NJ
    Messages: 196

    Hey , I just installed a Gibson Cat back exhaust system in my 95 F250, Wooooooow.. What a differance.. Wish I had done it years ago.... They claim like a 35 hp increase, and I believe it .. well worth the small investment,, You can really feel it whith a heavy trailer hooked up and headed up an incline... Yeha.........
  2. Brickman

    Brickman Senior Member
    Messages: 133

    Get a different down pipe. The OEM pipe is so restricted it isn't funny.

    I put propane on mine. Pulls good, maybe not the same as the 75 HP chip, but fairly strong.

    More power is always good. I aint had too much yet on any thing.

    from NJ
    Messages: 196

    Brickman, Whats this 75hp chip you mentioned ??? I must have it ! LOL... Seriously.. more power is good , very good, the more the better, especiallly going up hill... But man , just the addition of the exhaust has made such a noticible differance in climbing hills with a 7K trailer, it's just not funny at all, What was ford thinking with the stock exhaust ?? or were they ??

    from NJ
    Messages: 196

    Brickman, Just realized you have a power stroke ? I have a 351W gas.....
  5. Brickman

    Brickman Senior Member
    Messages: 133

    I could go as high as 140 HP chip. That is a racing application. Serious bad azz power.

    On your gasser change the air filter to K&N, other wise I am not much good on gas performance. Some of the newer ones you could put a chip on the computer for more power. Like the V 10 I know you can.
  6. Ford250HDBoss

    Ford250HDBoss Junior Member
    from Buffalo
    Messages: 5

    Gibson Catback

    gibson catback exhaust system i need more hp were did you buy the system and how much did it cost. Also did you get the stainless Steel

  7. 90plow

    90plow Senior Member
    Messages: 739

    Watch the ford diesel its delicate when you add power like that. Especially if you do a banks kit or anything to the turbo. I know a guy who owns a performance shop and blew his up after he put the banks kit in it and a chip.:nono:
    just my .02 cents
  8. Dockboy

    Dockboy Guest
    Messages: 0


    I'm pushing 450 hp on #2 alone with my PSD;) 80k mi and still runs like a tank. You just have to do it with the right combinations:D

  9. sledhead

    sledhead Member
    Messages: 77

    More power,oh yaaaa!
    I have a 5.4 in a 02 250SD.
    Just installed the Gibson SS cat back, Gibson SS headers, and a K&N Gen 2 FIPK.
    What a wake up call for the 5.4