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I wish I would have....Mods you did edition

This is a discussion on I wish I would have....Mods you did edition within the Firebird / WS6 forums, part of the Vehicle Specific category; Did heads and a big ass cam, should have just bought a blower in the first place...

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    Army of 1 wooddaniel's Avatar
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    Did heads and a big ass cam, should have just bought a blower in the first place

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    Should have bought a ported oil pump on first cam swap, eventhough factory pump had 32k miles on it. Then should've gone FI building new motor, because pump failed on old one, instead of H/C etc etc LS6.
    '02 ws6.....mods? nope

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    98 Pontiac Trans Am

    Hello everyone Here you are talking about what i should of done different. And I am in the dilemma of a 98 ls1 engine rebuild. What should I do?

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    2002 T/A convertible

    Got an STD.........should have worn a Trojan!

    (Oops, wrong thread! LOL)

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    bought cam and heads...... should of done a stall first oh well all is good now

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    2001 3.8 Black - sold
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    Quote Originally Posted by Faught View Post
    got a quick fix catted y-pipe - wish I got tsp catted y pipe
    no cut outs - want cut outs
    Ive had my TSP catted Y since february, the driver side cat is notorious for hanging low....mine has already rubbed through and is leaking...

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    2001 3.8 Black - sold
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    Quote Originally Posted by sjsingle1 View Post
    Is there a mod you did but wish you had done but did something else instead? either you did not know or did not have the money kinda upgrade?

    mine are.......

    got TSP 1 7/8 headers........wish I had gotten Kooks 1 7/8
    got eldebrock shocks..........wish I had gotten Koni
    got a aluminum rear end cover.....wish I had gotten a 12 bolt rear end
    got hawk brake pads..........wish I had gotten a Wilwood brake setup

    got a handheld tuner........wish i had gotten a Frost tune


    your turn....
    Those are two HUGE differences

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    got a polished y2k's...... should have gotten fiske
    got a holly steath ram.... should have gotten tattoo( i was on the way to get it then a buddy calls and offered me a crazy good deal that I should have passed up.
    Got stealth ram...should Have saved for lsx swap.....instead of a a massive build with my 350
    should have gotten paint before... now the dude is charging trippel what he was going to charge me.

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    Had 2 3rd gen Camaro's and 2 4th gen Camaro's.......Should have bought 2 more 3rd gen Camaro's instead of any 4th gens.

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    Had something from SLP.....shouldn't have
    Bought a STB....shouldn't have

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mr. Luos View Post
    Bought a STB....shouldn't have
    I hear they're good for lifting the car up though

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    Gotta admit....it helped me.

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    Got POS KYB shocks when lowering car............should've atleast bought bilsteins (my ass is paying the price)
    paid $700 for true duals.........should've paid 50 more for bump stops(my ears and underside of the car are paying the price)

    and the big one

    paid $600 for LT's and install, car totalled 2 days later via red light runner............shouldn't have installed them

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