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Old 10-06-06, 05:32 PM   #16
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i'm in tennesee. i want to see this thing when i get to o town on monday.
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Old 10-06-06, 07:10 PM   #17
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will you have your SC? you should get together with everyone here.
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Old 10-08-06, 06:43 AM   #18
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try being an active clublexus member in the florida secion... we have monthly meets. damn man, now that you have your car back you dont care about anyone huh? i think were meeting next week too, but ill have to see.
Hello Scott: And your point is.....????? Joke

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Old 10-08-06, 12:31 PM   #19
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Last night I was driving down 436 in Orlando to get to Titan Motorsports to meet up with Davew and Cowboy...An older Porsche Turbo with a wide body and pop up headlights drove up next to me and heard my turbo...He decided to race me...I really did not want to only because my car is not tuned, and I cannot hold boost for too long as my car will run a bit lean...So, I decided to let him know I had some power...I just kicked it a little while he was trying to pull away, and I caught right up to him...easily. Each time he downshifted and took off I just kept up with him to let him know he could not pull away...He finally realized he could not beat me, and turned off on Forsythe from University Blvd...

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Hahahah, that must have brought a smile to your face!!
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Old 10-08-06, 08:51 PM   #20
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well guys, i drove the car tonight. considering the car desprately needs the additional injectors and split secont along with a good tune, it was very impressive. seemed to be running a bit rich in the lower rpm range, but once the motor was in boost, the air fuel became perfect and the car would accelerate very very smoothly and quite fast for the minimal ammount of boost. if i had the money and a 400, i would consider this option. i cant wait to see what its like with the full 27 lbs once its tuned!!
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Old 10-10-06, 01:21 AM   #21
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I had a silver Neon SRT4 pull up behind me and purposely gas his BOV, so I could hear it. I could not resist, so I took him on....As we hit the on ramp, he could not pass me, then when we hit I-4, I gunned it, remember, I have turned my boost down to 3-4 lbs. I hit 110, and he was several car lengths back. I then slowed way down, and he blew by me only then...

It was fun...
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hey ryan, stop by franks shop. me and the skittle are waiting...
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Old 10-11-06, 07:40 AM   #23
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hey ryan, stop by franks shop. me and the skittle are waiting...
How about if one of yous guys answer the phone ova there???

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Old 10-11-06, 03:29 PM   #24
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naw, that's against store policy
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Old 10-12-06, 10:04 PM   #25
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The Pauter rods are in...Beauts!!! Extremely heavy duty, excellence in craftmanship and quality. I took pics and will post them up. I also got in the ARP Head Studs in as well. All is in now for the completion of the engine build... I will do the swap after the Injection mod is installed, the second fuel system is completed, the Split Second is installed and tuned on the stock engine. I want to see how far the stock engine will go. I plan to dyno it for posterity as well. After that, the swap and serious boost and power come.

Right now, the car is at Ultimate Audio getting the gauge pod done, the Bel radar/laser detector installed, and the door pods redone...I decided I did not like the impracticality of the 6.5 speakers sticking out so far...They actually started hurting my leg as they were in the way for my leg to rest near the door while driving.

Lots to do...

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Old 10-12-06, 10:36 PM   #26
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you should have come by ale house on university then... there were about 7 of us there. oh well, maybe next time.
count me in next time, just pm me, i didnt know about these meets...
i live on beach and kernan..
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Ryan sounds like you are having too much fun man!!
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count me in next time, just pm me, i didnt know about these meets...
i live on beach and kernan..
Me too, i'm up for it if i dont work that night
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Old 10-13-06, 02:51 PM   #29
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you guys are in Orlando? i thought you were in tally jewcano?? both of you guys check out the florida forum and click the thread about monthly meets.... come out if your arround.
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Here are a few pics of the Pauter Rods...







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