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Old 03-04-2005, 16:26   #1 (permalink)
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Herrod Mods on the GT

Hi there, I'm currently trying to decide whether or not to get the Herrod cold air / filter / helix spacer. I have a limited budget that would allow me to spend around the necessary $1000 for all this but no more. Am I better off saving the cash or will I see a marked improvement in performace if I do the mods (keep the cash vs performance increase). Also do these mods affect the warranty of the GT?

Hoping someone out there can point me in the right direction.
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Hi there, I'm currently trying to decide whether or not to get the Herrod cold air / filter / helix spacer. I have a limited budget that would allow me to spend around the necessary $1000 for all this but no more. Am I better off saving the cash or will I see a marked improvement in performace if I do the mods (keep the cash vs performance increase). Also do these mods affect the warranty of the GT?

Hoping someone out there can point me in the right direction.
is the car manual or auto?
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Old 03-04-2005, 17:11   #3 (permalink)
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The car is a Mk2 6 speed manual
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Underdrives, far and away the best mod.
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Re: Herrod Mods on the GT

They should not affect your warranty, but it depends on the individual dealer.

you can get cheaper prices though on the same gear

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They should not affect your warranty, but it depends on the individual dealer.


That gear from Herrods will cost you $1070 I could do you a SS induction cold air, BMC hi flow filter and Herrod spacer for $950 fitted at my workshop in frankston.

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Probably not a good idea trying to undercut another business on this forum.

Your probably right, can you edit your post to delete the prices I quoted him.

People should look around because there is cheaper prices to be had on the same gear.
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buy a $1000 bucks worth of shares wait a few months and sell them and go the edit for about $1300 with a generic tune.i would seriously try getting the extra for a edit
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buy a $1000 bucks worth of shares wait a few months and sell them and go the edit for about $1300 with a generic tune.i would seriously try getting the extra for a edit
hows your tune going??
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hows your tune going??
goin real good fordy,got the standard tb back on and its pullin 230.6rwkw which is great considering it was 183 stock. the big dif is the nice flat torque line and the wheel spin i expected but never had due to the autos self preservation tune. 2003 ba xr8 auto ute pacemakers,D@T 2.5 s/s xpipe twin system,SScold air,bigmouth[like owner] filter,herrod blue wanky thing,FPV pedals[good for 2rwkw]koni shocks with lovell springs custom fitted at WA suspension,carbon fibre look tail lights,BPT underdrives,SCT flash tuner custom tuned by Barry and Terry from BPT,geez have i spent that much!!!!!!
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