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Old 10-18-2002, 02:59 PM   #1
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does anybody know exactly what the HP for an 88 LE with a 3.8 is? i have heard 165 and i have hear 150. if anyone knows plz post.

also what do you think my chances of beating a 90+ ford taurus in a 1/4 mile are!!! friend challenged me and im not sure how i will do in the 1/4.
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The numbers u have in your sig are correct. The LE was the "base" model and only came with the lower HP motor. The SE and SSE came with the 165 HP 3800.
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thnx for clearing that up....oonly 150 HP

oh well...time to start upgrading!!!!
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Good thing I've been on the ball lately. Go check out Techinfo, Specifications....put some stuff up there 'til the timeline is 'official'.
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