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Old 01-17-2013, 08:13 PM   #11
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I plan to upgrade the stock exhaust only if it rusts through.
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The stock SVT exhaust should never rust as its a form of stainless

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Old 01-17-2013, 11:02 PM   #13
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lower dog bone mount (I prefer the inserts since there cheap, go with Energy Suspension)
Short Throw shifter
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lower dog bone mount (I prefer the inserts since there cheap, go with Energy Suspension)
What does this Lower Dog Bone Insert do exactly?
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Many people said that ORP is a good upgrade. Would the exhaust be raspy and loud if i'd swap an ORP on my svtf ? I have no catback (stock exhaust ). I'd like a bit more sound (+ few hp's) but I dont want to keep getting tickets because its too loud ... I've already asked that question in another thread but nobody answered ...
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What does this Lower Dog Bone Insert do exactly?
Its purpose is to stiffen the connection between the engine/tranny and the car to reduce your engine tilting when it's applying torque. Shifting is said to be easier also. My dogbones busnigs are shot and when I step in/out of gas quickly the torque mount hits on the bolt really hard ( feels like another car rear-end me every time ). So I ordered a set from energy suspension
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Just upgraded brakes with drilled and slotted rotors and ceramic pads.

GT Style Yellow headlight tint is on its way.

So Tune will be in the works.

Now I need suggestions for short throw shifters and suspension kits?

What have you used, liked, or disliked?

Money is no object but i'm not planning to go with coilovers.
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