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Old 11-27-2012, 03:12 PM   #11
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Best i have topped my sedan out at thus far was XXX, and I have a 5sp with all the stuff I told you was on it.
I see. Well that aint bad for a 4 cylinder like this one.

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Old 11-27-2012, 03:14 PM   #12
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I see. Well that aint bad for a 4 cylinder like this one.
Noooo not at all, my brothers 2012 3.7l V6 mustang has a hard time hitting XXX and he has a 6spd, aluminum 1 piece driveshaft and more lol. So me hitting the XXX range is amazing to me. But once i get the engine straight, i want to burry the needle and his mustang <3 lol
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Old 12-01-2012, 08:55 AM   #14
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Okay so I pulled the coil pack the other day and noticed there is a crack in it. Not a big large one but I small one, but its still a crack. I wonder if this could be causing my miss and other problems?
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Old 12-01-2012, 12:43 PM   #15
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Okay so I pulled the coil pack the other day and noticed there is a crack in it. Not a big large one but I small one, but its still a crack. I wonder if this could be causing my miss and other problems?
Yes, this very well could be your problem. Replace your coil pack and possibly wires if need be, and that should fix your problem.
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Old 12-01-2012, 04:29 PM   #16
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Alright as soon as I get 75 dollars Im getting a coil pack! Woohooo!
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Old 12-01-2012, 04:35 PM   #17
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Alright as soon as I get 75 dollars Im getting a coil pack! Woohooo!
Yeah, at least its something simple, and not some ECU issue. Hope it all works out and im in the same boat, i have to wait for my brakes to come in, cause i needed new rotors and pads, so i figured id splurge a little and upgrade them while im at it.
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Lol Nice. And shit I hope so too. And Shit that reminds me I gotta re-do my front brakes.
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Old 12-05-2012, 04:26 PM   #19
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Lol Nice. And shit I hope so too. And Shit that reminds me I gotta re-do my front brakes.
Yep, i have cross drilled and slotted rotors and ceramic pads, and doing the rear drum to disc conversion soon. Then either a NA build for fun or boost, havent decided....well more like my $$$ hasnt decided lol
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Old 12-07-2012, 11:15 PM   #20
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Okay so I got my coil pack, installed it, major improvement for sure. Still has the light and runs a bit rough still. Gonna say it needs an alternator still. But it does run a lot nicer though!
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