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Old 04-10-2004, 07:54 PM   #1
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focus performance mod on ebay

does anybody know anything about this mod they are selling on ebay.it just looks like a resistor plugged into a wiring harness. does anyone know what it is and if it really works.


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Old 04-10-2004, 08:42 PM   #2
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Don't do it. All it does is tricks your ecu to think that your motor i sucking in hot air all the time and adds more fuel win your really not. Not worth it evan if it is a .01. Does not give you what you are looking for.
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Old 04-10-2004, 11:16 PM   #3
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thanks for the info
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Old 04-11-2004, 03:07 AM   #4
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yea, definitley not worth it.
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Old 04-11-2004, 08:53 AM   #5
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yeah, only thing that mod does is pad the seller's wallet!
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Old 04-11-2004, 09:48 AM   #6
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yeah deff doesnt do anything...U can buy the resistor that they use to make those things at Radio shack...Better yet i have a bunch from my electronics class i could give u a couple if u wanted to try it out...
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Old 04-11-2004, 11:13 AM   #7
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no don't do it
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dont do it.
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dont do it friend tried it and it sucked
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anything that is performance wise from ebay is not even a question. hardly anyone in here will suggest you buying something perf. wise from evay. at least that means they're lookin out for us fellow focis.
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