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post #1 of 8 Old July 18th, 2006, 07:33 PM Thread Starter
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These modular parts are getting expensive

Makes me wish I had a 5.0

gaskets $400
head studs $200
oil pan $250
oil pump $210

$1,060 and the car won't go faster from any of it... and I've already spent $2500 for other parts... and I need more.... argggggggg
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post #2 of 8 Old July 18th, 2006, 07:37 PM
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THink of how expensive it is to mod the S197 (05+) Mustangs too! It will all be worth it when you break 11s

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post #3 of 8 Old July 18th, 2006, 07:38 PM
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Gotta Pay To Play...

Hell I have over a grand in parts sitting in my room waiting for install...But install will not be forabout a month or so more...

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post #4 of 8 Old July 18th, 2006, 07:57 PM
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yeah a lot of the little shot will tear you up! its very expensive for the little stuff! i dont even wanna knwo exactly how much i have in my engine

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Re: These modular parts are getting expensive

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Makes me wish I had a 5.0

gaskets $400
head studs $200
oil pan $250
oil pump $210

$1,060 and the car won't go faster from any of it... and I've already spent $2500 for other parts... and I need more.... argggggggg
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yeah i kinda wish i went with a 5.0 too. its amazing when comparing prices through the magazine on parts. i wonder when and if prices will ever be where they are with the 5.0 for the modular motors

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they will. the modualr mods have only really started to pick up in the last couple of years. once they get more popular theyll get cheaper

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post #8 of 8 Old July 20th, 2006, 02:06 AM
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Hell they have already started to cheapin up a bit...

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