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Old 11-29-2007, 09:54 AM   #1
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Winter Upgrades

Anyone else have plans to upgrade/mod/fix their car over the Winter?

I'm looking at a new set of Rota's, RE-01R's, Struts and maybe a high flow cat.


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Old 11-29-2007, 01:26 PM   #2
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Turbo, cause boost is fun! !!!!!!!!!!! and the best part is I can stay in street modified. I don't need the extra power , but straight aways should be more interesting for sure! I think I need bigger..or better brakes after driving my friends roush stang..wow it's nice to drive deeper into the corner before braking. I'm thinking Hawk HP+ pads.
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Old 11-29-2007, 02:21 PM   #3
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Oh yes...Getting some Tenzo Blk+Red Rims. Set of goooood tires. And maybe full eibach kit.
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Old 11-29-2007, 09:09 PM   #4
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I've got Corbeau seats and 5-point harnesses ready to go in once I get my Autopower rollbar.
Debating on my wheel options - maybe 16in wheels to share for AX and track, or 15in to go as light as possible and keep using the stockers on track.
Got an in dash display that I'm going to put in and have a CarPC for onboard datalogging (MaxQGPS) - if the guy ever sends me the cables for it.
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Old 12-01-2007, 10:06 PM   #5
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I was planning on Koni Yellow's, custom cat-back, and a set of r comps. Need every edge I can get on otto's damn mini's!
but depending on how finances fall, and what uncle sam sends me back for a tax return I may just look into some boost~
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I'll mainly working on getting the money to get my windows tinted and the window deflectors this spring. Otherwise, I'll just do small inexpensive projects through the winter.
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im saving my money to pay the entry fees....i'll do alot more ax'ing if i can actually afford it lol
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im saving my money to pay the entry fees....i'll do alot more ax'ing if i can actually afford it lol
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Hmmm, well just got done with an eibach rear swaybar about 8 hours ago, and I'll probably go for a strut tower brace in the next couple weeks, and that may be all for this winter, maybe a tune, or something like that as well.
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