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Old July 20th, 2012, 11:54 AM   #1
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Hey, was wondering if anyone has had any experience with this company---> http://www.gfchips.com/ (G Force chips) and if their junk is any good.

I've been thinking about doing a re-program of my Wrangler's ECU for a while now and I saw their ad pop up on a youtube vid, so I checked 'em out.

Almost seems too cheap (at $69 per chip) to be good. That means, too good to be true, and in my experience, that's usually the case.

They advertise hp gains of "up to 60HP" and economy gains of 4-7mpg with 25-40% lower emissions, but that's kinda vague to me. For all the vehicles they offer chips for, they may have ONE that made a 60HP gain, where the rest may only have made a 2HP gain, and ditto for the economy/emissions stuff. Who knows! They don't get into details.

I've emailed them some questions and will share their answers when I get them. But, in the mean time, I just wondered if any of you have bought one for your ride.

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They advertise hp gains of "up to 60HP" and economy gains of 4-7mpg with 25-40% lower emissions, but that's kinda vague to me.
I doubt you will see anything near those gains without forced induction, stroker motor, or v8 transplant.
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I doubt you will see anything near those gains without forced induction, stroker motor, or v8 transplant.
Pretty much what I was thinking....at least, for a 4.0 Jeep. As advertised, that would be a roughly 31.5% power increase over stock. That's a LOT of gain for just an ecu re-programming.


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Their chip is a little box with a 29 cent resistor in it that keeps the Ecu in closed loop.

Zero gains at all. Don't waste your money.
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Zero gains at all. Don't waste your money.
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