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      08-15-2009, 03:58 PM   #1
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Exclamation I'm about to drive 900 miles...

Which of these mods should be taken off before such a long road trip:

JB3 1.3 map 5 (can this be left on or changed to map0)
aFe DCI
Swoop Scoops

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      08-15-2009, 04:08 PM   #2
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... or D, leave all of the above on and the only mod would be lower the windows and enjoy your trip
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      08-15-2009, 04:12 PM   #3
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nothing.

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      08-15-2009, 04:42 PM   #4
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Map 7 w/100 octane and you'll make good time.
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wtf are you worried about? drive the damn car
you obviously don't know the kind of bugs I am dealing with. Something tells me the scoops should prob come off and maybe even go back to stock airbox...its gonna get messy
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nothing is as bad as ladybug season down here.
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...don't forget to bring your spare HPFP & tools to change it out.

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Map 7 w/100 octane and you'll make good time.



p.s. . dude i live in houston. We're the Bayou City. We have bayou's everywhere and in May i went down to New Orleans. near 400 mile trip. dont worry. try to keep it under 120
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I'd take the scoops off, and maybe even the DCI, but the DCI should really be fine. I think the scoops are just asking for trouble, especially if a lot of the driving will be at night...
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I took a 3200 mile roadtrip from los angeles to vancouver and back, no problems. Mods are JB3 and the burgertuning DCI. ENjoy!!
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maybe take out the scoops so you dont have bugs flying in your engine bay and onto your filters
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you should make it where ever it is your going fine, i made a 500 mile trip once, not as long i know, but i had all your stuff and some
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