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Old 03-26-2005, 01:27 PM   #1
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should i spend a grand on these mods?

Im thinking about getting the fc throttle body, fc off road pipe, and then that predator tune thin, and some underdrive pullies. Would this give me a very noticable gain in power? I have a AEM CAI and Magnaflow catback right now.


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have you done your engine mounts yet? how about STS? coil/wires/plugs? i think those things would be a better bang for your buck then the off road pipe
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i can do those too thats fine, just wondering with everything combined will it be very noticable?
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The most noticible is going to be the tune. With all of that though, you will almost feel like you have a new car :) I'm slowly building up my list of things to buy myself, and you have pretty much covered everything on it.
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If you have the cash skip the ORP and get the Random Tech CAT, keeps you legal and has almost the same gains.
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The car should run great after those mods, Personally I would leave out the UDP..... its just not worth the 2-3hp you'll get. The Tune will really make it come alive
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i think you should get the tune, fc throttle body and some sort of orp all those
things make noticeble differences
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wires and coil are not good bang for your buck mods. orp =yes sts = yes
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I would think the mods would add a decent amount of power and you'd feel it. UDP's should be a good upgrade... they free up (not add) 3-4 hp across the entire band!

Not a fan of the ORP's, but I think they add 6-7 hp.

A tune would probably be the best power mod behind forced induction, but wait to get it until you do all the bolt ons to get it tuned.
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IMO, get the TB, STS, rear engine mount and tune.
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