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      Running a wider tire improves the steering feel...

      Running a wider tire improves the steering feel drastically. Also, more obviously a lighter wheel makes a drastic difference.
    2. If it's chain noise you'll know. these engines...

      If it's chain noise you'll know. these engines are otherwise quite loud specially if they aren't exactly on for their oil level and even if they are getting close to needing an oil change. Also i...
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      The only issues i have had with the cold is when...

      The only issues i have had with the cold is when it is very cold my car starts pretty hard and is a little upset about idling (it was only that cold once last winter). I've never had any issues with...
    4. That grime is usually moisture built up in the...

      That grime is usually moisture built up in the oil from short trips not getting the engine hot enough to burn it off. go for a longer drive and it should sort that out. The check engine could be any...
    5. The only complete timing chain failures i have...

      The only complete timing chain failures i have heard of are from the engine being turned over backwards. The guides to wear out but you have a hell of a lot of notice and i have never heard of them...
    6. If you remember where your car was parked i would...

      If you remember where your car was parked i would check the parking spot to see if there are any drag marks in the spot and take pictures of it if there are. Like said above, they would have to drag...
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      I bet you get to see all sorts of interesting...

      I bet you get to see all sorts of interesting things like that.
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      It looks quite a bit shorter. I get all excited...

      It looks quite a bit shorter. I get all excited about this project every time you make a post. Can't wait until i can contribute a little more. looks like I'm starting school in February :)
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      Looks a little smaller than the mp62. Pretty cool...

      Looks a little smaller than the mp62. Pretty cool setup, its a pretty pricey unit though and i can't imagine its too easy to find a used one either.
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      looks awesome man, that ported head is pretty...

      looks awesome man, that ported head is pretty sick.
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      Very cool, looking forward to seeing more...

      Very cool, looking forward to seeing more progress on this.
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      OEM plugs that are 'pregapped' should still be...

      OEM plugs that are 'pregapped' should still be gapped.
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      I've got an 07 with about 135k miles of abuse...

      I've got an 07 with about 135k miles of abuse with zero issues. As long as you trust the service history on it i wouldn't worry too much.
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      A good tune will sort you out. That is what i...

      A good tune will sort you out. That is what i did. My giac tune didn't help but i passed no problem with my UM tune.
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      Pretty sure JDL makes a full kit.

      Pretty sure JDL makes a full kit.
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      You are probably sitting at 160ish wheel hp right...

      You are probably sitting at 160ish wheel hp right now. with an sri and a proper sri tune with a cat back depending on the sri you'll be at 195-205ish. with an evo tuning header id expect to add about...
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      think of it as spending extra money to not have a...

      think of it as spending extra money to not have a giac tune.

      i did not have a great experience with them.
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      I have the eurojet header. they arent made any...

      I have the eurojet header. they arent made any more. it didnt do much when i got it. it was one of my first mods, i would imagine it does more now with the sri and a proper tune.
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      A tune will fix it, im running the EJ header with...

      A tune will fix it, im running the EJ header with high flow cat and my UM tune got rid of the cel.
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      Looks amazing, there isn't a whole lot that is...

      Looks amazing, there isn't a whole lot that is more satisfying than freshly machined metal.
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