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Old 02-11-2009, 02:53 PM   #1
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Who's Tom..?

Okay I heard of someone whos name is Tom and has a shop in NC? if so can someone let me know his ID name on here.. and if anyone else can help me out with my tuning question.

I have a 2003 zx3 and I my plans are wanting to install ; Cold air intake, Throttle Body, Header, 2.5 flex-out exhaust, performance mounts, centerforce clutch, Light weight flywheel, Under Drive Pulleys.. within the next 6 monhts and later on Cams and head work. for a quick N/A focus. well my question is.. when should I tune the car? and who should I go to have tune it? and much of a power gain do you think i'll see with all the mods w/ a tune and after cams?

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Old 02-11-2009, 02:57 PM   #2
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Old 02-11-2009, 02:58 PM   #3
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I am Tom , The Tom your talking about anyway , A tune will help from the start of modding

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Old 02-11-2009, 11:26 PM   #4
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Get tom to do it, he does free updates as long as you stay na. The earlier you do it the better b/c then you will be getting the most from your mods.
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Old 02-12-2009, 07:53 AM   #5
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i thought you were living in Mexico. did plans change?
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Old 02-12-2009, 07:57 AM   #6
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he is now but he can still remote tune
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Tom, do you sell chips w/ a tune?
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what do you guys recommend???

I have the Stealth CAI v.2 mod and a Ford Racing Exhaust. When ordering the tune, should I put that I have a CAI or a Short Ram. Do you think there would be a difference between the two? I called them up, and some guy started saying how it's a hack job and doesn't approve it. My stealth CAI might seem like a hack job, but my car has felt a lot better than stock from the first time I changed it out. Maybe he was trying to get me to buy the Cool-Flo.
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I have tuned remote tuned 5 cars in the last 2 weeks sence I left and not a one of them knew I wasent in the US

I would need a list of what you have ON the car when you get the tune then again each time you mod

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what do we have to send to you for a tune besides money?
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