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Old 06-10-2013, 06:21 PM   #1
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On EBay they sell what they are calling Performance Resistor Modules. Are these modules a scam or are they actually worth purchasing and installing on my SSEI to boost performance and gas mileage?

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If its the one I'm thinking of, its more than likely a scam. It replaces the IAT(Inlet Air Temp) sensor and fools the PCM into thinking that it is like -100F outside which makes the PCM dump more fuel, which actually hurts your mileage.
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Thanks Mike1995.

These things do not sound that bad in the descriptions on EBay. Thought I would ask here to see if they are actually legit or not. Anyway to save a little gas mileage and boost performance...I am always interested!!
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Can you post a link to the one your looking at?
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Junk, do not waste your money.
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Like Tom said. Junk. I'm surprised the Attorney General hasn't forced Ebay to stop allowing the sales of this junk. Its false advertising and a scam.
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