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Old 07-31-2004, 02:44   #1 (permalink)
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Any mods to recomend (nl tickford fairlane)

She's stock at the moment 195kw, thinking about chipping her, anyone recomend any other worthwhile mods?
She has gt-40p heads, roller rockers,special camshaft, upgraded 65mm throttle body and ems,low restriction exhaust & extractor system.
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Old 07-31-2004, 03:07   #2 (permalink)
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Re: Any mods to recomend (nl tickford fairlane)

what size maf do you have?
manifold?
what ratio roller rockers?

have a look at this thread A bit more kick
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Old 07-31-2004, 16:00   #3 (permalink)
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Re: Any mods to recomend (nl tickford fairlane)

It's pretty much an EL GT motor
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so you have the explorer manifold, 70mm maf & 24lb inj?
what ratio roller rockers?
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Re: Any mods to recomend (nl tickford fairlane)

The motors in the Fairlane By Tickford are actually identical to ELGT in every way, so much so that Tickford were actually considering calling them a Fairlane GT, as to keep with the Fairlane history of the 60's, but decided late in the game not to.
The 195kw rating is due to a more restrictive exhaust, and that is the only difference.
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Re: Any mods to recomend (nl tickford fairlane)

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The 195kw rating is due to a more restrictive exhaust, and that is the only difference.
So here is your first point of call....
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Does anyone know the difference in restrictiveness of the gt and Tickford Fairlaine exhausts, basically i have the mechanical aptitude of a hampster!
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Just replace it!!! It's made to be QUIET !!!
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There ain't no way that you could call this exhaust quiet!
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what is it a single 3" with a single muffler? brand of extractors? oversized cats?

as before what roller rockers does it have? if it has 1.6's could upgrade them to 1.7's.

could port the gt40's a bit to get some more kw's.

how much are you willing to spend?
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