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Old 04-27-2011, 01:24 PM   #11
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Let's say if I baught that or the stage one, could I install it myself since it has the ecu tuner or flasher
Or would I still need to dyno tune... I'm. Confident I could self install, I have a year of auto technology school and spend my life around cars.
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Old 04-27-2011, 01:37 PM   #12
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Yeah I have also heard that fswerks has detailed instructions on how to install them and back up any by phone , might wanna double check that, and yeah since it already comes with a tune you will have a free tuning session with fswerks if you add any other mods and wanna re tune it will cost abput 40 bucks .
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But a bought tuner from tom you will recieve free tune updates anytime you add mods.
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Honestly, this is how it should be. If it passes the sniffer, who cares.
I agree, my buddy use to live out there and he put a CAI on his car and they wouldnt pass it without a little sticker that came with the CAI lucky he got it new but just didnt put the sticker on. So he had to go home get the sticker and attach it under his hood then they passed it. He was lucky he got one that even had a sticker with it. I think thats why some of these CAI kits are so pricey
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I agree, my buddy use to live out there and he put a CAI on his car and they wouldnt pass it without a little sticker that came with the CAI lucky he got it new but just didnt put the sticker on. So he had to go home get the sticker and attach it under his hood then they passed it. He was lucky he got one that even had a sticker with it. I think thats why some of these CAI kits are so pricey
Agreed , I wish it was like that , and yeah we cant even put a silly Cai without haveing a carb leagal sticker or something like that, it also has to be imprinted on the actual intake.
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wow thats crazyness, I feel sorry for you guys. Out here you don't have to get carb stuff,or have a thing put on your exhaust, just have to plug a diagnostics coputer into your ECU port and if you have a check engine light it wont pass. Anything older than 1996 can have a check engine light and it will pass =).
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Old 04-27-2011, 03:28 PM   #17
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So I could just install a turbo kit from FSwerks and flash the ECU and it would be good to go?
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Yeah same thing here but with 5 million other rules lol , you also have to pass a visual inspection as well as the sniffer, by friend couldnt pass smog because he had a catback tjat wass rusty or something, idk i gpt my people that pass me reguard less just a little extra if needed , last year when we voted there was a prop that would lower the standards but it was denied... but it I do what I want lol.
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Yeah that's the idea . Just call and make sure . Cuz the complete kit has ( I'm assuming) everything since its a complete kit.
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There are no visual checks here, I live in the state with the most freedom but the weather here is unpredictable and summer don't seem to long that's the only downfall. I'm saving some $$ to buy a turbo kit for next year.
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