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Old 03-15-2009, 12:20 AM   #21
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Wow, I don't have any old-school car porn in my driveway (or parking space...I live in an apartment, after all), but I am a car geek of the highest degree. And I have a thing for Saturns. Sue me.

My now-resting-in-car-heaven autocrossing '93 SL2 (stripped out, intake, header, straight pipe exhaust, H&R race springs, KYB struts, Yokohama R compound shoes, Sparco seat, Simpson harness):



My daily-driven-until-the-engine-died '97 SC2 (AEM intake, cat-back exhaust, Rota Subzeros with Kuhmo 711s, Intrax lowering springs, KYB struts):



My current daily driver, on which I did my first in-car clutch job, an '00 SL2:

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Old 03-15-2009, 01:13 AM   #22
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I think i need a towel... I heart station wagons.
hahaha. Should I not tell you that it has a 390 big block (factory) with a nice lumpy cam, 650cfm 4bbl+RPM manifold and 2.5" piping the whole way back?

..and power windows, power bench seat, a/c, am/fm... power rear window, yadda yadda yadda...
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Old 03-15-2009, 01:14 AM   #23
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My daily-driven-until-the-engine-died '97 SC2 (AEM intake, cat-back exhaust, Rota Subzeros with Kuhmo 711s, Intrax lowering springs, KYB struts):

Great looking car. I really like the wheels/color combination.
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Old 03-15-2009, 01:20 AM   #24
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i feel ashamed even postin the pic of my car and tryin to compare it to the ones posted... but it's got a little bit of beef to it... it'll hang with a lot of v8's. not bad for a rice burner.


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Old 03-15-2009, 01:24 AM   #25
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this is my new toy
i like him
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Old 03-15-2009, 11:56 AM   #26
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i feel ashamed even postin the pic of my car and tryin to compare it to the ones posted... but it's got a little bit of beef to it... it'll hang with a lot of v8's. not bad for a rice burner.


Sneaky Sneaky! On my old neon (98 r/t) I had the spray mounted on the underside of my intake with braided line that ran with my fuel line - most people thought it was just the fuel line itself. 50 shot gave me 60whp/80wtq (202whp/200lb/ft) I miss that car terribly.
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Old 03-15-2009, 02:43 PM   #27
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i've never put mine on the dyno, but i have a 75 shot. it's fun pulling up next to college kids that are in there mom's stock mustangs and purging the spray. they usually try to race and they usually get caught in my rear view mirror.
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Old 03-15-2009, 11:20 PM   #28
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Haha sneaky stuff with the nitrous there. I had a kit that was ready to install on the green coupe pictured above, and then the engine decided it needed to take a nap. Forever. RIP engine block. Had a nice crack between two cylinders. I would've replaced it myself, but that car was a money pit already, so I said screw it and got rid of it.
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Old 03-16-2009, 01:16 AM   #29
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i had a slight misshap with mine once... swallowd a screw... it had a lil party inside one of my cylinders but it's still runnin strong. i've got 113k on it and it still don't smoke... i ate the screw at 93k
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Old 03-16-2009, 01:57 AM   #30
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Awesome classics! I would love to have a 1970 Chevelle SS.

1999 Camaro Z28 - 5.7L LS1
Hooker longtube headers, catless y-pipe, catback
SLP Lid, K&N Filter
KY Clutch
Pro 5.0 Shifter

Plans:
Wider wheels/tires, 295 or 315s out back
Cam
Suspension
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