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Biggest Bang for the Buck Performance Improvments #27000 Jul 12, 4:30am Jul 12, 4:30am
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Biggest Bang for the Buck Performance Improvments
What would you recomend for performace improvements for my new 2003 GTS ? What modifications would you recomend, how much $$$ and what do you get ? (hp) etc. and any other thoughts or suggestions
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Re: Biggest Bang for the Buck Performance Improvments [Re: HOTSHOT] #27001 Jul 12, 8:37am Jul 12, 8:37am
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Depends on what you are looking for and if you are auto or man.

Bst bang for the $$ is turbo. But that is probably too much for you. There is Intake, exhaust, header, coms are coming soon, nitrous, clutch, flywheel, etc etc. The list goes on. For more info, search through the board. you will find sooooo much info. Good luck and welcome to the boards. thumbsup

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Re: Biggest Bang for the Buck Performance Improvments [Re: Grand-Touring-Dan] #27002 Jul 12, 8:45am Jul 12, 8:45am

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Re: Biggest Bang for the Buck Performance Improvments [Re: HOTSHOT] #27003 Jul 12, 10:22am Jul 12, 10:22am
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Well to start out for hp...exhaust, Intake, pulley, pistons...anything like that
but to accomodate that you should have a good suspension set up.
start with exhaust and everything all that should run you 1k+ depending on what you buy
but search the forums for the best of each and you should get an idea on what to do. grin


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Re: Biggest Bang for the Buck Performance Improvments [Re: HOTSHOT] #27004 Jul 12, 5:35pm Jul 12, 5:35pm
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exhaust
Intake
pulley
headers

then suspension and also short shifter if you have manual (i really hope you do)

Re: Biggest Bang for the Buck Performance Improvments [Re: HOTSHOT] #27005 Jul 12, 9:10pm Jul 12, 9:10pm
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Learn how to drive it properly. Go to a driving school like Panoz Racing School. My company rewarded me with a free 3 day course and it was well worth it.


Oh...uh,well I just checked the website and a course costs around $3,000. Maybe you would be better off with the mods first.

But if you want to check it out one day, here's the site: http://www.panozracingschool.com

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