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post #1 of 37 Old 07-01-2007, 10:45 PM Thread Starter
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Got about $600....

OK guys, I'm getting about $600 here in about 2 weeks. I would REALLY love to get something for the truck...but I'm about done with the mods that I could do for under $1000. I would LOVE some injectors, big oil etc but $600-ish isn't going to get me that. What should I do with it? I would really like to get something performance wise for the truck since the MasonDixon meet is coming up on the 11th of Aug. I was thinking Nitrous...but I'm going to be hard pressed to get a kit that is relatively safe for $600. Any suggestions? I already have a lot of mods. They are in my signature.

So far....this is what I'm THINKING about doing:
Pre-EGT (about $150)

If you are selling some performance stuff w/in my budget...lemme know.


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OK guys, I'm getting about $600 here in about 2 weeks. I would REALLY love to get something for the truck...but I'm about done with the mods that I could do for under $1000. I would LOVE some injectors, big oil etc but $600-ish isn't going to get me that. What should I do with it? I would really like to get something performance wise for the truck since the MasonDixon meet is coming up on the 11th of Aug. I was thinking Nitrous...but I'm going to be hard pressed to get a kit that is relatively safe for $600. Any suggestions? I already have a lot of mods. They are in my signature.

So far....this is what I'm THINKING about doing:
Pre-EGT (about $150)

If you are selling some performance stuff w/in my budget...lemme know.
what about a shift kit?
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That's a good idea...they are pretty pricey though aren't they? I'll have to shop for one....

OK...one good idea...anyone else?


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what about a shift kit?
I thought Brisco was a 6spd manual. Shift kit no worky

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yep, your not gonna find a shift kit for a 6 spd

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here ya go, with money to spare NOS EFI Nitrous Oxide Systems: NOS-02519NOS - summitracing.com

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Give it to me! Since you dont know what to do with it! I know exactly what I would spend it on

I agree with stump tho do the water meth!

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Since you have a 6-speed instead of the shift kit you could get the short shift kit. Might help you out on those long throws for the handshaker.

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