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by PorterzCustomz
Fri Aug 22, 2008 8:24 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: SOHC install?
Replies: 4
Views: 2131

OMG! HELL YEA RON PAUL 2008!!!!! It's good to see a fellow patriot.
by PorterzCustomz
Fri Aug 22, 2008 3:52 pm
Forum: Suspension / Brakes
Topic: Cheapest way to stiffen ride?
Replies: 7
Views: 4236

thanks, Do you know how much the springs and shocks will run in total? I have never cut springs and never really intend to but sometimes ghetto mods like that work well. Are there stock shocks I may be able to get from a junkyard like RT or something? I have a stock 95 Passat VR6 and the suspension ...
by PorterzCustomz
Fri Aug 22, 2008 3:44 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: SOHC install?
Replies: 4
Views: 2131

Hi, thanks for the reply. It's a comp cam that will use the stock hardware nothing really big. What are booger bushings!? I have to tilt the engine? Do I use a jack on the bottom? Do I have to unbolt all the motor mounts? (I am new to front wheel drive) I know on my supra all you had to do for a cam...
by PorterzCustomz
Fri Aug 22, 2008 12:31 pm
Forum: Engine
Topic: SOHC install?
Replies: 4
Views: 2131

SOHC install?

I did a search but could not find a write up on an aftermarket cam install, did I miss it? I imagine its fairly easy being OHC but it looks tricky getting to the timming belt and cam gear.

Eric
by PorterzCustomz
Fri Aug 22, 2008 12:05 pm
Forum: Suspension / Brakes
Topic: Cheapest way to stiffen ride?
Replies: 7
Views: 4236

Cheapest way to stiffen ride?

What is the CHEAPEST way to a stiffer better performing suspension? I am use to higher performance cars, just bought my 97 neon for gas economy and my suspension rolls around and is too soft! My struts are NOT blown. I was considering trying the cheaper ebay adjustable springs but I am not sure if i...
by PorterzCustomz
Fri Aug 22, 2008 11:43 am
Forum: Engine
Topic: 2 tips to run cooler
Replies: 42
Views: 21213

^How can you claim an aluminum intake mani vs a plastic one runs "cooler" The aluminum heat-soaks like a motherfucker in about 5 minutes, Plastic one never does..... ps, you can port the plastic one also..... I couldn't agree more; it's pretty obvious. Stick your hand on the plastic manifold once t...
by PorterzCustomz
Fri Aug 22, 2008 10:13 am
Forum: Introduce Yourself!
Topic: New guy from Connecticut
Replies: 1
Views: 1456

New guy from Connecticut

Hi I am a 27 year old mechanic from CT, I have been building and racing cars including supras, mustangs and RX7's for awhile now just to name a few. I recently bought a 97 5 speed neon SOHC w/ABS & disk all around because of the gas crisis. I went from around 10-13 mpg to 38-40!!! I want to make my ...