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Old 02-14-2010, 01:16 AM   #11
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well the track opens up in less than a month and I recently got a cai. What mods is it going to take to get me into the low 16's possibly high 15's? Cause from what im hearing im still going to be into the 17's as of now right?
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Old 02-14-2010, 03:28 AM   #12
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Old 02-14-2010, 07:25 AM   #13
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Run it first, then see what mods you need.
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Old 02-14-2010, 09:12 AM   #14
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^^ agreed. just an intake wont get you too far. you need to run it down the track and see where you are right now. stripping the car to bare bones will net you better times if you feel like going through the trouble. SVT header, exhaust, and a tune would liven your car up alot
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I'd like to think I can pull off atleast a high 16. Not sure though cause the 05 zx3 that did was newer and that has like 6hp more than my 01 from the factory. unless the cai made up for it lol. who knows?
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Old 02-27-2010, 10:59 PM   #16
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My 08 focus with an ATX ran a 16.69 Stock
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Old 02-27-2010, 11:00 PM   #17
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auto. right? did you launch?
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Left at about 1200 RPM against the converter
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unfortunatly my 01 dont have the rpm gauge.
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What ever you do pick mods for your car that aid low end torque and help get you moving off of the line. ATX cars suffer in this area a bit. Or just get a looser converter and have it stall a bit higher in your power band.
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