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Old 03-22-2004, 02:12 PM   #1
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Default Want to know how to upgrade cheap, (first things, easiest)

I've read about a 180 stat and more about intakes and stuff. but i just want to know the first things to do and the cheapest, Im probably getting an intake soon, then converting to CAI but other than that i want to know prices. Lik e how much is a 180 stat, or a tranny cooler and, reccomendations for spark plugs and wires. and/ or exhaust

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180 should be no more then 10 for the stat, and a few bucks for the gasket. I built my pipe and filter setup for $100, but i'm not on the box yet. Tranny cooler anywhere from 40-60 easy? Wires around $50 for a good set of Taylors or MSD. Plugs are a couple bux a piece x6, exhaust expect around $130 for one of the big 3.
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Take some time to read Techinfo. Among many articles is one for suggested first mods.
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Best "mod" hands down is a FULL blown tune up, nothing will be that, one your car is tip top shape, then..and only then start your modding.

Bill is bang on, TECHINFO is for you
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my thoughts >>>>
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Bad thought. At least if you care about your car.
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It'* perfectly fine if used right. But in my book, it'* THE last resort.
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Thanks a ton guys, i live in grand haven michigan, if you know where it is.
Can i get most of that stuff at autozone, and i can do the tune up but dont have the time,
could i get a list of what the best things for a "FULL" tuneup would entail.

Lastly, i dont know how to install the 180 stat, maybe a little walkthrough, either post or email,


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