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Old 09-26-2003, 06:48 PM   #1
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Speed Sensor

well, i got a tip for ya.if you put any rims bigger than the ones your car came with.have your speed sensor recalibrated. i was getting shitty gas milage, terrible performance etc etc......took it in and had a NEW speed sensor put on and had it calibrated to my 17" rims and bingo.......i was getting 22-23 mpg, now im getting 33+ mpg..and much better performance.so if ya havent done this yet and you have put bigger rims...trust me it helps A LOT!


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Old 09-21-2004, 08:14 AM   #2
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Is that all you have to do?
I want to put 17" rims on my focus but i am worryed about tire rub and breaks/calipers. Just a bunch of stuff that I should probably not worry too much about.
How much does the new speed sensor cost? and do you have to reset your computer after you put the new rims/tires on?
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