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Old 01-27-2009, 01:12 PM   #51
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Originally Posted by down_hill_dog View Post
race cars don't make good daily drivers. the higher strung a piece of equiment is, the shorter it's life will be.
Ive been boosting hard for over 2 years , close to a dozen 1500 km trips to and from Alberta to Saskatchewan and back to BC , only major issue i had was a slightly clogged injector from bad batch of shell 91 and a broken axle at the track , depends on how you drive it , how well you maintain it , and how well its TUNED . i raced my car all weekend in hot weather at ashcroft then left to alberta drove all night till 7am with not one issue . Shit my car runs better now then it did when it was stock and gets better fuel mileage even with the turbo as long as i stay out of boost of course . Sure my car isnt a RACE CAR but it certainly could be with a cage welded in . Id still rock the heated leather while im at it

tommy does the new owner plan on caging it and racing it?
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Old 01-27-2009, 04:04 PM   #52
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Guys this is getting off topic... And no he is not caging it, he'll only drag race it a few times i'm sure but ya. He just wanted a fast car so I supplied him with one.
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Old 01-27-2009, 06:03 PM   #53
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Originally Posted by kent stacey View Post
Ive been boosting hard for over 2 years
With a true daily driver no matter how good your setup is it simply won't last. With that kind of power on tap, you can't help but get on it once in a while. Come talk to us in another 5 and tell me you did'nt have to do any work to it.

Tom's car is sold, thread should be Closed. Congrats on the sale Tom.
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Old 02-01-2009, 12:26 PM   #54
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congrats and closed. Use OT if you want to continue discussion

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