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Mar 24, 11:13am - #133695 
Was talking to someone that has an eclipse

The other day i saw someone with an eclispe at school and we started talkin and he was sayin that his car was all wheel drive and had Turbo and was getting 360hp to the wheel. afterwards i was thinkin and that sounded like a bunch of BS. and i also tought that eclipse were only front wheel. does anyone else think this is weird or is it just me?

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Mar 24, 11:16am - #133696 
the GSX is 4wd and Turbo'd dood.


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Mar 24, 11:49am - #133697 
They are all fwd, except for the gsx, like posted above, awd and Turbo.


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Mar 24, 11:51am - #133698 
If it's a stock GSX, it can't be putting out 360hp. I think they're rated at 220hp.

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Mar 24, 11:56am - #133699 
It can put that much whp if moded right and tuned correctly. It wouldn't be very dependable if it was moded that much but it is possible.

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Mar 24, 11:58am - #133700 
lots of GSX's are that powerful... and dependable...

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Mar 24, 12:36pm - #133701 
Originally Posted by spaztikid
lots of GSX's are that powerful... and dependable...


No older DSM is reliable once you start modding it. LMAO. I make fun of my roommate and his car group all the time because of it.

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Mar 24, 2:55pm - #133702 
Originally Posted by Lil_Terror
Originally Posted by spaztikid
lots of GSX's are that powerful... and dependable...


No older DSM is reliable once you start modding it. LMAO. I make fun of my roommate and his car group all the time because of it.


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Mar 24, 4:30pm - #133703 
yup must be a gsx!

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Mar 24, 5:55pm - #133704 
o i guess it is possible cause he said he put like 5k under the Hood and also upgraded the Turbo =] didn;t know they had an awd eclipse

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Mar 24, 5:59pm - #133705 
I bet you anything that he is BS'ing some or all of it. He might have the GSX, but I doubt he is pushing 360 HP. You hear guys with Civics saying they put down 500 HP all the time. It doesn't mean they don't have a civic... it just means they've never had their car dyno'ed.


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Mar 24, 6:56pm - #133706 
um, ok? eclipse = 4g63 engine (same as in the evo btw). Turbo upgrade and supporting mods will do wonders. yes there are gsx's that are awd.

www.dsmtuners.com
http://www.dsmtuners.com/tuning-guide/1gturbo/
http://www.dsmtuners.com/tuning-guide/2gturbo/




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Mar 24, 7:54pm - #133707 
Regardless...Ugly as sin. thumbsdown

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Mar 24, 9:00pm - #133708 
Originally Posted by Rocketman
Regardless...Ugly as sin. thumbsdown


the eclipse is ugly


sin is a beautiful thing

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Mar 24, 9:12pm - #133709 
Originally Posted by Rocketman
Regardless...Ugly as sin. thumbsdown


yeah thanks faf rice


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