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Old 04-13-2004, 21:33   #1 (permalink)
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I brought something off ebay "High performance mod for E series Falcons"
i got it for 10 bucks so i didnt acctualy think it would work...
I put it in this morning and took my car to a quater track...
i got 15 flat without the Mod in which is what im usualy getting...
put the mod in and for 3 passses got 14.6 14. 63 and 14. 7... Much more throttle response and a extra boost around the 4000rpm mark... Now im not to sure what is it that i put in.. It looked like a resistor and it got attached to my act sensor just under the throttle body.... Looks very dodgy hey but anything thats gonna cut .3 of a sec of a quater time is better than nothing...
just wonderin if anyone else has tried anything like that and if its good/bad for motor and what its acctualy doing, ive been hunting around but theres not much info about it, that i can see anyways and it would be good to know what its acctualy doing.
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Old 04-13-2004, 21:35   #2 (permalink)
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See my thread started yesterday about dodgy mods. Apparently it lasts about a month.

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ok kool.l.. still very sus about this thing
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it lasts a month till what ?
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it lasts a month till what ?
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Old 04-13-2004, 22:55   #6 (permalink)
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Till it blows your engine apart

(DAMn Jaeger, you got in Before me! Look at out post times, you posted just seconds before I did!!)

lol couldnt resist, still cant complain, you could just buy a new one each month....
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Old 04-13-2004, 23:08   #7 (permalink)
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if they are just 100ohm resistors u could but a packet for bloody 10 bucks LOL
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All it is doing is fooling the ECU to running slightly rich, so you will use more fuel anyway
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yea... just another cheapo attemp for someone to money... oh well... it'll blow up soon then ill attach it back to the sensor
btw... im looking for a new powerchip/unichip or something like that for EF.
anyone got something lieing around PM me...
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All it is doing is fooling the ECU to running slightly rich, so you will use more fuel anyway
why would you want it to run richer? i picked up 13hp by leaning my car out from 10:1 to 12:1!!!!!!
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