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Old 04-06-2012, 12:49 PM   #431  
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Im going to try to get my vTPS wired in today, and mess around with my MS some more. Still seems to be getting terrible fuel econ.
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Old 04-06-2012, 01:02 PM   #432  
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Looks like an alignment is in order too?
totes. i still need to do that. thanks for reminding me
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Still seems to be getting terrible fuel econ.
really what are you getting? I was getting 27mpg city at one point. typically see 22-25mpg city.

you're boosted now right? stay out of boost when you're cruising.
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Did the "euro" parking light mod. Really improves the look at night.
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Old 04-06-2012, 01:15 PM   #435  
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really what are you getting? I was getting 27mpg city at one point. typically see 22-25mpg city.

you're boosted now right? stay out of boost when you're cruising.
No boost yet(too poor, damn owning a house and ---- in NoVA), I think I'm seeing around 22, I haven't checked this tank yet. Ill let you know when I fill it probably today. Might just need to adjust my cruise AFRs a little more I typically see 14.7-15.5 cruise depending on where I'm at in the rpm range.

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well, the story so far. Got a call from the body shop . my nose I bought off craigs list doesn't fit. Sooooo.. I ordered a body kit today. not gud. puts me another 2 weeks out from being able to drive my car.. only had it a cpl of weeks and I really enjoyed driving it.. sheesh!
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What kit did you order?
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What kit did you order?

went with this one
http://www.andysautosport.com/mazda/...i00239600.html

and this spoiler
http://www.andysautosport.com/mazda/...styling_ideas/
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Andy's shows up in ever damn parts list you google. I have never purchased from them before. I have always wondered how legit their stuff was.
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Worked on my "custom" intake, but was not able to complete because the bung i ordered for the IAC valve was not the right size, and the Perrin foam filter (left over from the intake on my STi) is too freekin big to fit anywhere.

Also bought some LS2 coils from Shuiend that he is going to bring up when he is up here next.
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