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Old 02-17-2005, 12:25 AM   #1
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i checked out toms mic kit, cause im building my own gt28r turbo kit, but $850 is steep. any chance anyone has some used stuff cheaper? im building on a tight budget.


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L O L, you guys crack me up , You want to do a turbo kit but the most important part you want to save money one

If you cannot afford to do the tuning correctly you cannot afford a turbo kit on your focus , What if the engine blows what will you do than

CFM has a good deal on injectors , you could do a scock MAF then let FS sell you a chip that may or may not work that will save you about 200.00 , WILL YOU ENGINE BE TUNED SAFELY ????

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Old 02-17-2005, 11:19 PM   #3
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well, i dunt know if i can come up with the money...tried applyin for credit card but got denied and ive already started on the kit so thats why........do you by any chace have some type of chip setup that i could tune myself? i dunno what im going to do otherwise cause my car is too low and has a body kit so i know towing to the dyno isnt an option
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also, i was askin for anyone with YOUR kit just used cause i DO want quality, just cant afford $850
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btw, does your mic kit come tuned for the buyers application......or does it have to be tuned?
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It comes tuned , But it is hard to tune a kit i dont know much about

There is self tuning out there it is called the SCT Pro and it cost 750.00

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well, i dunt know if i can come up with the money...tried applyin for credit card but got denied and ive already started on the kit so thats why........do you by any chace have some type of chip setup that i could tune myself? i dunno what im going to do otherwise cause my car is too low and has a body kit so i know towing to the dyno isnt an option
IF you cannot afford $850 then a turbo focus ISN'T for you! It's ALOT more expensive then you think. If you estimate you can build one for lets say $1200 (example) TRIPPLE that and you might be close. What happens when you poke a couple rods through the block? Or smoke your clutch (or transmission)???? Then your left with a broken car and NO money. OR if you charge it on a credit card your left with no car, no meney AND a monthly credit card bill. Be careful!

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Old 02-18-2005, 05:49 PM   #8
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o i know that, im purcahsing all hardware, and i have a shop to do the tubing and welds, my only worry is the tunning. im gettin the piping done for free and the only things im spendin money on are hardware. and i know im spendin more than $1200.
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