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jordiemangts
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Jul 18, 9:37pm - #226687 
Want to do some basic mods to my engine and need help.

Ok i want to make some basic mods to my car to make it quicker and as fast as i can without going big. I mean i have to go lil by lil here and i wanted to make the list and see what everyone had to say. If you could give me some ideas on the best to get and what i might gain out of all these mods.

Header
Short Throw Shifter
Lighter Flywheel
Cold Air Intake
Apexi Power FC
Port and Polish
Ignition
Coil
Plug Wires

Any help i would appreciate.

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Jul 18, 10:02pm - #226688 
Intake, exhust, short shiffter and header is they i wudd bhougth first

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Evan
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Jul 18, 10:04pm - #226689 
Go with proven results: Intake/header/exhaust thumbsup


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Jul 18, 10:13pm - #226690 
yeah man, if your car can't breathe with the same amount of air going in than out, you won't get any gains.

After that i would start up some head work, new valves, valve springs, cams, everything.


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Sancho
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Jul 18, 10:42pm - #226691 
lightweight headers = minor hp increase, less weight

short throw shifter = shift faster and smoother

Cold air induction = richer air/fuel mixture, minor hp increase

Ignition, Ignition wires, and coil = more juice, plugs fire better, better Performance

Intake and exhaust should be priority, but also handling and suspension. Get a sway bar for the front and some coilovers and lower it. Better handling! thumbsup


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Jul 19, 2:58pm - #226692 
hey thanks guys i appreciate the tips so far, i think it will really help. What do ya think about taking my muffler off and making the exhaust straight. I heard it can be really loud, so i was going to make it so i can put the muffler back on anytime.

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