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    Best way to spend a $1,000

    I have a 1998 ws6 a4 with 16,000 miles on it, i have put loud mouth 2 exhaust on it and everything else is stock, i was just woundering what would be the best way to spend a 1,000 i was thinking headers y-pipe and lid

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    a stall converter, trans oil cooler and shift kit.
    no other mod will give you a better performance bump being that youre an automatic.
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    ... nitrous would be ur best band for the buck... if u wanted to go that route, 1000 should cover your fuel system upgrade and nitrous kit iwth all the safety features needed!

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    Quote Originally Posted by nhraformula
    a stall converter, trans oil cooler and shift kit.
    no other mod will give you a better performance bump being that youre an automatic.
    thats the way to go.. or even just headers and a stall converter..

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    suspension upgrade.

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    fuddle stall.... ~400
    install... ~250
    Drag radials ~300
    Tranny cooler ~80
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    ~ 1030.... would be a good start... unless u buy a bottle like i said earlier, for a 100 - 150hp increase when wanted

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    Quote Originally Posted by nhraformula
    a stall converter, trans oil cooler and shift kit.
    no other mod will give you a better performance bump being that youre an automatic.


    100% agreed.
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    my vote is fuddle stall, tranny cooler, and a used set of headers.

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