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Kenred
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Nov 27, 9:17am - #63492 
Is EIP tunning worth the money

To get a goal whp of 400whp, is EIP tunning worth it? or going custom and just tune that kit and run 92-93 octane gas?

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fastceli2001
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Nov 27, 9:23am - #63493 
how much does it cost to get the kit tuned by eip?


a kid told me that celicas handle like crap... i laughed
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Kenred
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Nov 27, 10:01am - #63494 
I heard from a friend of mine that said that it would run about 8grand for motor work...he said that he was going for 500whp..but what im thinking it would be like 12 to 13grand for even 400whp...the stage 2 is like 5grand and then upgrade to stage 3 is like another grand or 2

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Nov 27, 11:30am - #63495 
I've heard some bad stories about EIP. Lot of people come out of there and end up blowing engines.

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Kenred
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Nov 27, 12:21pm - #63496 
Originally Posted by Mike00

I've heard some bad stories about EIP. Lot of people come out of there and end up blowing engines.


whaa? damn are you foreal?..damn that really sucks how'd it happen? well if i got a kit for the GTS motor and got like 250whp couldnt I continue to tune and get more horsepower to reach my goal hp?

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Nov 27, 3:25pm - #63497 
eip?

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asian_punk
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Nov 27, 4:01pm - #63498 
Originally Posted by gtsbryan
eip?


ya what is EIP????

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Steven
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Nov 27, 4:19pm - #63499 
The EIP turbo kit includes many more things than the XS kit. EIP rebuilds the motor for bigger hp #s. XS just simply bolts on.

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Mike00
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Nov 27, 5:22pm - #63500 
Originally Posted by Steven
The EIP turbo kit includes many more things than the XS kit. EIP rebuilds the motor for bigger hp #s. XS just simply bolts on.


Aye XS seems to be much safer though. Not to mention I've heard some bad stuff about the shop in general let aone just the turbo setup.

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