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Old 08-30-2011, 19:49   #1 (permalink)
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1999 Windstar performance

Hey, i have a 1999 Ford Windstar LX, with a 3.8 at about 160,000. My question to you is, is there any performance parts/accessories that i can use to help improve my mpg/hp or anything? i have a aftermarket ram air intake. Thats about it so far, any suggestions? thanks
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Old 09-01-2011, 05:00   #2 (permalink)
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If ya find any let me know...I tired of sucking at 19 to 20 mpg's when empty. That's not much better than my Ram 1500..
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Same :,( I cry everytime I have to fill up my tank it's almost a full days work :(
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Old 09-01-2011, 17:51   #4 (permalink)
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Re: 1999 Windstar performance

You guys should move to Canada. I put my Durango back on 87 octane. It's $1.30/L here, with the dollar roughly on par, that's $4.914/US gallon. If you want to cry, lets trade pump prices for a while.

Now, TKO, you're in luck. Not sure you really want to spend the cash, but it's a viable option; a 3.8L stroker kit for engines from 1984-2004! Tom Morana Racing Engines I'm sure there are other goodies available that can be altered if that doesn't work (check out the 3.0L section).
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