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Old 04-11-2010, 09:40 PM   #1
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Few more quick nitrous questions

Is it safe for me to run a 75 whp shot without a tune and my following mods?
SVT Header Swap
2.5" Off-Road Pipe
OBX 2.5" Exhaust
SVT Intake with K&N air filter
Centerforce Dual Friction clutch
9mm Ford Racing spark plug wires

The guy that sold it to me said...
"I couldn't find the 50 hp nozzle unfortunately, but I ran 75 hp all day and no problems. That's without a tune. The Zetec engine is a very rugged engine. And I did use one step colder plugs, which for us is copper. I will try to find the 50 hp jet and send it to ya, but IMHO the 75 hp shot is the way to go."

Can I leave my bottle in the hatch at all times even if I'm not going to be using it?
I'm worrying about the hot weather, can it get hot enough in the car for something bad to happen?

What other safety/miscellaneous things should I make sure I cover?

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Old 04-11-2010, 09:42 PM   #2
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well i know where i live if you even have the bottle harness in your car you can get a big fine here...not to sure where youlive tho what the laws are
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So would I be okay if I didn't just have the bottle in there? Because I was planning that when I know I wasn't gonna be using it, I would just take the bottle out.
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meh if worst comes to worst through a blanket in your trunk over the harness
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Old 04-11-2010, 11:44 PM   #5
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Okay that works.

Anyone else have an answer to some of the questions?
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here in IL as long as your bottle isnt opened you're fine. remote bottle opener ftw

I dont see in your mods a wide band AFR gauge
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Yeah, I don't have one. I guess I could start to look for one.

The stuff I bought includes a remote bottle opener and a fuel pressure safety switch...
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In my opinion NO ! You need a tune to safely run nitrous on any engine

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How much would you charge to tune mine after I got nitrous then Tom? Is it $399 + $20 shipping?
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399.00 gets you the xcal3 , custom tune and free updates for Nitrous tune I charge 250.00 , that comes with a full custom nitrous tune and free updates if you add more nitrous

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