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Do you have a mod you wish you did not do?

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by 08pretaco, Apr 19, 2011.

  1. 08pretaco

    08pretaco [OP] Almost there

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    Like it says, what mod have you done that you wish you could take back or have actually taken back (or done differently)? What was the reasoning for why you did not like the mod?
     
  2. Trachito

    Trachito Well-Known Member

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    bigger tires. looks cool. bad for gas.
     
  3. Blacktacoma23

    Blacktacoma23 The Dank Tank

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    Nothing yet
     
  4. 08pretaco

    08pretaco [OP] Almost there

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    so you did bigger tires for nothing else but looks? You were looking for better ground clearance or traction?
     
  5. Davtopgun

    Davtopgun All go, No show

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    No regrets.......yet.
     
  6. Ridingontrd

    Ridingontrd Well-Known Member

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    JBA cat back.:( Bought from and installed at 4Wheel parts.:frusty:
     
  7. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    4.10 gears, sliders, lots of buttons, and yellow flashing lights on the dash.
    removed charcoal filter.
     
  8. 1700OW

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    Both fixed now, but I had my grille Duplicolor bedlined (SUCKED) and blew 9 fuses from my subwoofers..
     
  9. JLee

    JLee The Man! Vendor

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    I lost track thousands of dollars ago.
    K&N CAI bought it before I heard about the deck plate mod :mad: 290 bucks down the drain.
     
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    1700OW Well-Known Member

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    ..I have a list of many things.
    I still gotta do that... haha
     
  11. SR54x4

    SR54x4 Well-Known Member

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    reason being? only asking because it is something i have been planning on doing to my 4cyl.
     
  12. Rebel Taco 22

    Rebel Taco 22 mall crawler

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    I got a 1'' BL. It was a mistake, there is now a large gap in the front shrockworks bumper and sliders. Now I have to get new sliders and i will eventually get a mossyrocks front bumper.
     
  13. chris4x4

    chris4x4 With sufficient thrust, pigs fly just fine. Thor

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    4.10 gears, sliders, lots of buttons, and yellow flashing lights on the dash.
    It may work on the 4 cyl., but it did nothing on the V6
     
  14. 08pretaco

    08pretaco [OP] Almost there

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    Ya man seems like CAI are WAY over hyped!

    I did it with my 4 banger and really one of the best things i have done.
     
  15. fajitas21

    fajitas21 XMF - Extreme Mexican Food fo Life!

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    Probably CAI. Other than sound on my V6 that's about it. I wish I would have used that cash on the Air Lift wireless controller compressor.
     
  16. taco084gb

    taco084gb No matter where you go there you are.

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    HID HEADLIGHTS. I had the Hi, Low beams at 4500K. I drive mainly at night and had them adjusted numerous times. And seemed to make no one other than me happy with them. If I had them good for on coming cars I would get flashed by semi trucks as they seemed to hit them in their mirrors. So I took them out and went back to Stock PIAA headlight bulbs.
     
  17. SR54x4

    SR54x4 Well-Known Member

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    oh ok, most say that on the 4cyl it does something, 6 cyl it doesnt. i just am nervous that without that filter there the motor will get damaged or something even though everyone says its a useless filter.
     
  18. SR54x4

    SR54x4 Well-Known Member

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    what kind of improvement did you see? mpgs and power increase?
     
  19. Fisheez

    Fisheez Built Ford Tough.

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    Spacer and aal when i first lifted it and knew shit about my truck. had installed and spent over $500.

    That money could've went to Japan relief.
     
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