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Old 05-05-2007, 05:38 PM   #1
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Unhappy Tom! I Think My Intake Made My Car Slower

I Arleady Posted This On Duratec But I Installed My Intake And Ran It 2 Days Later And Ran A 18.0 I Never Ran It Stock But I Felt Faster Stock Towards Top End. What Do You Think Is Wrong. I Almost Positive That I Installed Right. I Did Take Of The Neg On The Battery So The Ecu Got Reset But How Long Does It Take For The Ecu To Figure Everything Out? Please Help.


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This is where a dyno and a good o2 is needed , It could be

1)The Intake is junk and costing you power
2)When changing to the new intake it could be running lean/rich

Only a wide bando2 and a dyno will tell you for sure

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well its a cosworth
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Old 05-07-2007, 10:07 AM   #4
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ok i checked everything the connections are all good and everything is right. any thing i can do? if it is running rickh/lean what can i do to fix it?
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You would need a custom tune but you would first need to know if it was rich or lean

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where are you located and how much would it cost to tune it.
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I am located just outside Charlotte NC , I charge 450.00 to tune Dura engine if you have a flasher on the dyno that covers dyno cost , tuning cost and wide band

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Tom, that guy barely spent 300 bucks on that intake, you just made him sh!t his pants with that price, LOL
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so if i get exhaust and the sct and drive up there it will cost 450 to tune. if my sct already has tunes on it from focus sport you can change them.
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is it a chip or Xcal2

When I changed my intake manifold it made my car run like crap until Tom tuned and then I could tell a big difference
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