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Old 01-19-2009, 12:08 PM   #1
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installed my bolt ons

cfm 67mm tb
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man the car is really different, I deffinatly feel a difference when driving.
Now I need to get a new tune for it all, but I dont know if I should just wait on the new tune until I get my exhaust done or not.


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Old 01-19-2009, 12:12 PM   #2
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exhaust is a must with the bolt ons you have already.
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Old 01-19-2009, 12:39 PM   #4
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no pics, I brought my digi to my buddies house, and dropped it getting out of the car, no more digi lol.
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Old 01-19-2009, 12:41 PM   #5
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I'm getting the 2.5" magnaflow from truebendz, I just dont know if I get a tune for what I have now, will I need another tune when I add the exhaust? If thats the case I'll just get the exhaust first and tune after that. I wonder how the tune would work if I just got one for my current mods + exhaust, before actually having the exhaust insatlled.
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If you get a tune from Tom I believe he will give you an upgrade at no extra cost if you add an exhaust. This way you can get a tune now and then just have send you another one when you get the exhaust.
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If you are going with TrueBendz, make sure they send everything with it. i.e. clamps, exhaust gasket etc etc..Had a friend that did that and got screwed. Exhaust was nice, missing parts sucked..But if I were you, go with the borla setup..Mhm mhm
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exhaust is a must with the bolt ons you have already.
No it isn't; an exhaust isn't going to give you any gains. The stock SVT exhaust has been proven over and over again to be the same or better than any aftermarket exhaust unless you go forced induction. The only part worth upgrading is the cat-pipe; swap it out for a high-flow cat or an offroad pipe (no cat).
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looking for the hfc with the 2.5" magnaflow. I dont want to run an orp because I just dont want my car to be that loud.
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You won't need a tune. A high-flow is a good choice... you won't smell like fuel all the time, too.
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