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Old 07-01-2005, 19:05   #1 (permalink)
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Flash any good?

my mate has recommended i let him install me a flash to my T. reckons it's the best bang for my buck! $2200. He said there's a some sort of control where i can switch it back to stock spec in like a second, in case the boys at ford don't like my mods! hehe
so i'm just wondering if the flashes are any good, and how much more bang can the mk2 engines/drivetrain handle before they become tired and unreliable!?? also, does anyone know what boost the mk2 T's come out with, everyone is sayin something different!?
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Old 07-01-2005, 19:23   #2 (permalink)
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my mate has recommended i let him install me a flash to my T. reckons it's the best bang for my buck! $2200. He said there's a some sort of control where i can switch it back to stock spec in like a second, in case the boys at ford don't like my mods! hehe
so i'm just wondering if the flashes are any good, and how much more bang can the mk2 engines/drivetrain handle before they become tired and unreliable!?? also, does anyone know what boost the mk2 T's come out with, everyone is sayin something different!?
can't be to much of a mate!

$2200 is a lot to pay for an edit!!!

most shops are doing the edit 3 custom tunes for $1500

280rwkw for the auto is safe

290rwkw for the manual is safe

4-6psi dependant on conditions at the time as they are variable!!!
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Old 07-01-2005, 20:52   #3 (permalink)
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can't be to much of a mate!

$2200 is a lot to pay for an edit!!!

most shops are doing the edit 3 custom tunes for $1500

280rwkw for the auto is safe

290rwkw for the manual is safe

4-6psi dependant on conditions at the time as they are variable!!!

yeh??? 1500!? any in sydney you can recommend? 4-6 is low! i think i'll try it at 10!
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Old 07-01-2005, 21:02   #4 (permalink)
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Re: Flash and good?

dude my whole flasher unit (CAPA) was close to $1,500 tuned right to my car.

don't pay $2,200 unless theres at least a stainless cat-back in the package...or a bigger CAI.

Call CAPA or Herrod.....
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Old 07-01-2005, 21:26   #5 (permalink)
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dude my whole flasher unit (CAPA) was close to $1,500 tuned right to my car.

don't pay $2,200 unless theres at least a stainless cat-back in the package...or a bigger CAI.

Call CAPA or Herrod.....

damn! i think my mate see's my age, my car.........thinks i got cash to kill! bastard! thanks guys.
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Old 07-02-2005, 09:34   #6 (permalink)
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yeh??? 1500!? any in sydney you can recommend? 4-6 is low! i think i'll try it at 10!
thats std the std capa maps are 8 & 10 psi!!!

there are a few and there are some that travel like simon gtp330 with chris and i travel too!!!!

think they have some sydney tunes lined up!!!

or pm me and we can try organise or find some one for you!!!
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can't be to much of a mate!

$2200 is a lot to pay for an edit!!!

most shops are doing the edit 3 custom tunes for $1500

280rwkw for the auto is safe

290rwkw for the manual is safe

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Yeah......but with what mods??????
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Old 07-02-2005, 09:57   #8 (permalink)
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Yeah......but with what mods??????
how much more bang can the mk2 engines/drivetrain handle before they become tired and unreliable!??

just answering this question!!!!

and as most will tell you ive tested drivelines till they break!!!

as to power expected well every car is different and so is every dyno!!!
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my mate has recommended i let him install me a flash to my T. reckons it's the best bang for my buck! $2200. He said there's a some sort of control where i can switch it back to stock spec in like a second, in case the boys at ford don't like my mods! hehe
so i'm just wondering if the flashes are any good, and how much more bang can the mk2 engines/drivetrain handle before they become tired and unreliable!?? also, does anyone know what boost the mk2 T's come out with, everyone is sayin something different!?
Mate if you live in Sydney I highly recommend you check out the Xtreme sponsored area on these forums. They are arranging a sydney trip to do some cars there. I have attached the dyno for my typhoon, as you can see they can really make these girls sing, and they really look after their customers. I speak from personal experience and have no commercial connection to them, just oner very happy customer.

Word of warning though....... once you start you will never be satisfied but its all good.

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Mate if you live in Sydney I highly recommend you check out the Xtreme sponsored area on these forums. They are arranging a sydney trip to do some cars there. I have attached the dyno for my typhoon, as you can see they can really make these girls sing, and they really look after their customers. I speak from personal experience and have no commercial connection to them, just oner very happy customer.

Word of warning though....... once you start you will never be satisfied but its all good.

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