Chips - Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars
Ford Forum Ford Forum

» Auto Insurance
» Featured Product
ยป Wheel & Tire Center

Go Back   Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > The Garage - Tech Forums > General Tech
Register Home Forum Active Topics Photo Gallery Auto Loans Garage Mark Forums Read Auto Escrow

General Tech Have a question that is not covered by one of the other categories? This is the forum for all other items not specifically covered in other categories.

FordForums.com is the premier Ford Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 05-20-2001, 18:57   #1 (permalink)
Alx93PGT
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Chips

Is it worth putting a chip in an ATX. I've gotten mixed reviews on this subject so far.
  Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 05-20-2001, 23:36   #2 (permalink)
Old Skool Member
 
Vulcan Power's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2001
Location: Anchorage, Alaska USA
Age: 37
Posts: 1,031
I am sure that it will do more good than harm. Just as long as whoever knows you have an auto so that they can optimize the gears for you, it should help alot. The gears should pull longer and shift quicker. I don't see how it can hurt anything.
__________________
1990 Ford Probe LX 3.0L V6 :s6:
SEE IT HERE:

1989 Mazda RX-7 Turbo II 13B-T "FC3S"
Turbo RWD Rotary Powa!
Vulcan Power is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-21-2001, 13:08   #3 (permalink)
Alx93PGT
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Does anyone here have a chip in their car?
  Reply With Quote
Old 05-22-2001, 02:00   #4 (permalink)
Old Skool Member
 
Vulcan Power's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2001
Location: Anchorage, Alaska USA
Age: 37
Posts: 1,031
I don't, YET. But it is in the plans. It will be one of my very last modifications because I want to get the ignition coil and msd box, and also get some new injectors, and a high flow fuel pump, fuel regulator, and blue print the injectors. With this stuff done, then you can fine tune the chip to compensate for the added fuel, air, spark, which makes the chip more efficient and produce more HP for your car. If you purchase the chip as one of the first modifications, it will help, but as you add stuff to the intake, exhaust, ignition, fuel system you would have to reprogram it all the time which would be a waste of money, so I'd make it one of your last modifications unless you buy a multiple bank chip like the Diablo chip. They are run by some ex Superchip employees, and Diablo chip really knows their shyte. They also love working with Fords, especially ones that don't get alot of attention..

Peace,
Marc
__________________
1990 Ford Probe LX 3.0L V6 :s6:
SEE IT HERE:

1989 Mazda RX-7 Turbo II 13B-T "FC3S"
Turbo RWD Rotary Powa!
Vulcan Power is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

  Ford Forums - Mustang Forum, Ford Trucks, Ford Focus and Ford Cars > The Garage - Tech Forums > General Tech



Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
chips (not the edible ones) rextus General Tech 2 11-27-2002 06:29
Stone Chips CongoVCT General Tech 9 07-06-2002 05:35
Power chips? Mr Cube General Tech 7 06-11-2002 09:44
Herrod - Appreciate your opinion on chips etc EA S General Tech 10 09-03-2001 02:00
How much power from power chips? EA S General Tech 13 07-04-2001 00:49

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.2

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 07:25.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Content Relevant URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0
Garage Plus vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.