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post #1 of 16 Old 05-17-2009, 05:10 PM Thread Starter
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What are your opinions on what store/website would be best for buying my performance parts. I am not only looking for good parts at a good price but people with knowledge who can help me put the best combination together.
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I am not the most knowledgeable in this but I do know there really isnt one good place but alot of great places. Really just need to look at what you want to do and go from there. Pay attention to the guys on here lots of people have done lots of mods and can tell you what is hot and what isnt. Elite has been good for me.. even check out the vendors here everyone I call when I order stuff has been more then helpful and I ask tons of questions.

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here is my suggestions....

Gauges (boost, pyro, trans temp)
4" Tb exhaust straight piped
custom tuned SCT X3 with innovative tunes
Keep your stock intake

as far as brands i would go with either Autometer or Isspro for gauges
MBRP for exhaust
let me know if you need any prices.. im sure everyone will agree with me that this is your best option for a 6.0L

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with raul in the gauges isspro, autometer and some go with dipricol and sct tuner, also you dont need an intake unless you just really want one, until you are putting out big numbers the stock is fine. 4" turbo back straight is the way to go, i dont think brand matters much it's all 4" piping so you can save some money on that one.

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Go with raul... i got my chip from him
Im going to get my exhaust from him! He doesnt have EVERYTHING but the stuff he does have is good and his customer service is excellent

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Where are you located? I went with Eric at Innovative Diesel. He put a package price together with everything I needed. He is also local to me in the north east part of Maryland.

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blew the last motor up...rebuilt, bored 30 over and Colt Stage II Cam, Warren Inj, Custom Fuel System, Airdog, Powermax with wheel
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Vouch here for our buddy raul here too!! Customer service is top notch!! And if you come to his neck of the woods, he'll even buy you a beer


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Full 8inch ORU suspension. I mean everything. with bilsteins all around. Rear airbags.
SCT Tuned by Innovative with BANKS stickers still.
Banks Techni-cooler and full intake.
Full banks monster exhaust with gato dead.
Pro-Comp 37's on black 17's.
Amp steps, Hella of alot of Hella lights. 12 total.
AND FINALLY.....Head studs.
And a pretty lady sitting next to me While i blow black smoke... :burnout
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Any thing that comes with product window stickers! Just ask how many stickers come with it. The more stickers that come with your parts the more power they make.



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Any thing that comes with product window stickers! Just ask how many stickers come with it. The more stickers that come with your parts the more power they make.
Thats the most true thing i've ever heard!! Except for the product with the most stickers out there is banks!

But hey i would stick a TW sticker on my truck any day lol

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Hey each banks emblem i have on my truck gave me 10hp on each side of the truck. And the one on the back acts like a tailwind!!!


2003 F250 charcoal
Full 8inch ORU suspension. I mean everything. with bilsteins all around. Rear airbags.
SCT Tuned by Innovative with BANKS stickers still.
Banks Techni-cooler and full intake.
Full banks monster exhaust with gato dead.
Pro-Comp 37's on black 17's.
Amp steps, Hella of alot of Hella lights. 12 total.
AND FINALLY.....Head studs.
And a pretty lady sitting next to me While i blow black smoke... :burnout
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