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post #1 of 40 Old January 6th, 2013, 08:09 PM Thread Starter
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Best inexpensive performance mods?

I need some advice for some power mods for my auto '02 GT. I haven't done anything to it except throw in a K&N filter. Any suggestions for power mods that won't make me go broke lol. I've been thinking of getting a shift kit or a valve body for it. I've also considered getting a new intake system as well. Anyone got ideas?

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J mod, tune (focusing on the trans) and 4.10 gears.


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post #4 of 40 Old January 6th, 2013, 08:26 PM
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Ill sell you a sct chip. Calibrated for 4.10s if you get gears, I'm a auto 02 also
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gears.
j-mod.
full exhaust.



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Ill sell you a sct chip. Calibrated for 4.10s if you get gears, I'm a auto 02 also
As long as EEC codes are the same..........


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bought the intune for my 05 gt. and it helped. car is a lot more responsive
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5spd swap

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post #9 of 40 Old January 6th, 2013, 09:36 PM Thread Starter
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How much do you think it would run me to get a J-mod done?

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post #10 of 40 Old January 6th, 2013, 09:42 PM
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if i remember correctly it doesnt cost anything. You just have to know what your doing

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Don't forget the "gas pedal mod". It will put a smile on your face for pennies.


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^Yeah, totally forgot about that one. Weight reduction helps a lot. If your car isnt lowered and you want to do it cheap, cut 1.5 coils off each spring. Its very easy to make your own rear seat delete and that can be done for less than $20-30

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Don't forget the "gas pedal mod". It will put a smile on your face for pennies.
I had no idea what that was until you posted that and I did some research. I might have to try that out. Do you know of any ill effects of it though? Like stretching the throttle cable?

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post #14 of 40 Old January 6th, 2013, 10:25 PM
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No ill effects. Mine has been like that for 4 years. I need to do it to the cobra one i need now though

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I personally did not like the gas pedal mod in my automatic. I would always press both pedals at the same time since the brake pedal is so wide and close to the gas..
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I personally did not like the gas pedal mod in my automatic. I would always press both pedals at the same time since the brake pedal is so wide and close to the gas..
Are you a duck?


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A for sale sign.

JK JK, Gears are the cheapest, most "felt" mod. IMHO

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A for sale sign.

JK JK, Gears are the cheapest, most "felt" mod. IMHO
Haha I know I get crap all the time because it's an auto. But, she's still my baby lol. I think I'll invest in some 4.10's whenever I get paid again.

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A mustang is a mustang, whether its and auto, or stick, a v6 or a v8, they are all fun. theres nothing better than making a Mustang your own.


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A mustang is a mustang, whether its and auto, or stick, a v6 or a v8, they are all fun. theres nothing better than making a Mustang your own.


Props on Afghan

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