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Old 10-06-2001, 03:29 AM   #1
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I have a 98 2.5rs dohc...and have $2500 to burn....i'm already running a Nitrous express 50 shot...but want something thats constantly always there....i was thinking of the following....
Force Induction
1. Ludespeed Stage 1 kit for $2400
2. Asr Stage 1 kit...?
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3. Cobb Tuning Cams-$800 for two cams..

What other options do i have???

thanks in advance...SoCo
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Old 10-06-2001, 04:23 AM   #2
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The DOHC engine in the 98's don't take well to forced induction.
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Old 10-06-2001, 05:00 AM   #3
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save up some more dollars and go with shiv's kit.
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Old 10-06-2001, 05:02 AM   #4
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i can give ya a list of stuff ya can buy for me

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Old 10-06-2001, 06:35 AM   #5
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$2500 will not get you a reliable turbo setup. What about sending your heads to Cobb for a thorough working over? In combination with their spicy cams you will probably be quite pleased. I assume you already have a fuel computer since you have nitrous. If not, you'll need one to properly adjust fuel delivery with the improved air flow.


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Old 10-06-2001, 12:21 PM   #6
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If turbo is the long range plan, why not a TEC II? Then you can just tune it now, get used to it, add boost later. That'll give you time to scrape together cash and knowledge for everything else you'll need.

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Old 10-06-2001, 01:22 PM   #7
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I agree, get an aftermarket ecu, doesnt have to be a Tec, although that is a nice option. A Wolf runs about a 1,000 less in the end, and I believe Haltechs are cheaper too.
Also dont forget to get some gauges
Oil Pressure,
EGT
Boost (if you know youre going FI)
or A/F instead of boost?
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