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Forum: Carolina Regional Chapter 08-05-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 7,912
Views: 139,061
Posted By GT500Steve
Yes indeed. As a matter of fact that shop even...

Yes indeed. As a matter of fact that shop even looks familiar, I think I've been there before. Be glad to put a set of eyes on it if interested.
Forum: S197 Shelby Section 08-04-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 188
Posted By GT500Steve
The GT500 rear ends are NOT bullet proof. I...

The GT500 rear ends are NOT bullet proof. I killed the posi unit in mine and upgraded to a Wavetrac for a little piece of mind. It all will depend on your power level and how hard you launch the car...
Forum: S197 Shelby Section 08-03-2014, 09:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 411
Posted By GT500Steve
Use motorcraft 5w50 and a wix filter. Carquest...

Use motorcraft 5w50 and a wix filter. Carquest and Napa premium filters are made by Wix if there is one of their stores near you. Do NOT use any other weight oil than 5w50.
Forum: S197 Shelby Section 07-30-2014, 08:07 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 278
Posted By GT500Steve
Yes, you will need a larger idler to keep the...

Yes, you will need a larger idler to keep the belt from slipping at high rpms. I'm assuming you went with a 2.6" pulley, so with its smaller diameter you have to make up the difference somewhere. The...
Forum: S197 Shelby Section 07-27-2014, 09:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 327
Posted By GT500Steve
A Dyno tune (if it is a knowledgable tuner...

A Dyno tune (if it is a knowledgable tuner operating it) will almost always usually net better results, but if you deal with a company that SPECIALIZES in GT500s you will be ok. They are a totally...
Forum: S197 Shelby Section 07-25-2014, 08:22 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 327
Posted By GT500Steve
You will be fine with a mail order tune, I would...

You will be fine with a mail order tune, I would suggest VMP personally, but Jon Lund is great too.
Forum: S197 Shelby Section 07-24-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 327
Posted By GT500Steve
The dealer will be able to tell the computer has...

The dealer will be able to tell the computer has been flashed, even though they can't tell the specifics. A lot of dealership are "ok" with minimal mods, however that would be a very specific...
Forum: S197 Shelby Section 07-23-2014, 07:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 270
Posted By GT500Steve
Welcome to the modding addiction. Save the time...

Welcome to the modding addiction. Save the time and money of all the little minor mods and just go ahead and do a blower upgrade. Make more power and be cheaper in the long run.
Forum: Carolina Regional Chapter 07-23-2014, 07:46 PM
Replies: 7,912
Views: 139,061
Posted By GT500Steve
Well, my car has quite the appetite.... For gas,...

Well, my car has quite the appetite.... For gas, Camaro's, imports, and as it turns out... Alternators. After doing some friendly "test pulls" with some local car club members down in "Mexico", it...
Forum: Carolina Regional Chapter 07-23-2014, 07:32 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 4,275
Posted By GT500Steve
Scoops look great Steve (SHS)..... And I usually...

Scoops look great Steve (SHS)..... And I usually am not a fan of side window scoops. However, those look REALLY good on your car!
Forum: Mustangs For Sale 07-02-2014, 05:50 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,223
Posted By GT500Steve
No. It is already sold. Thanks.

No. It is already sold. Thanks.
Forum: Carolina Regional Chapter 06-29-2014, 05:18 PM
Replies: 7,912
Views: 139,061
Posted By GT500Steve
Wheels look great!! Love that color! ...

Wheels look great!! Love that color!


Speaking of wheels, any of you guys know of anywhere or anyway to repair the finish on factory SVT wheels. Washed the hot rod today and this little nick in...
Forum: Carolina Regional Chapter 06-29-2014, 05:08 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,126
Posted By GT500Steve
If we are not working that weekend then count me...

If we are not working that weekend then count me in... I have wanted to do the diamondback run for a while now.
Forum: Carolina Regional Chapter 06-26-2014, 09:48 PM
Replies: 7,912
Views: 139,061
Posted By GT500Steve
Going to upgrade to the new VMP Gen 2 TVS blower,...

Going to upgrade to the new VMP Gen 2 TVS blower, some ID1000 injectors, bigger TB, and larger 153mm CAI from JLT. Hopefully add another 75-85 RWHP.
Forum: S197 Shelby Section 06-26-2014, 09:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 200
Posted By GT500Steve
Axle back... Cat back is a waste of money IMO. I...

Axle back... Cat back is a waste of money IMO. I run kooks LTs with 3" x pipe into the stock over axle pipes and dynomax mufflers.
Forum: Carolina Regional Chapter 06-26-2014, 09:08 PM
Replies: 7,912
Views: 139,061
Posted By GT500Steve
Those are some good numbers! Congrats on the...

Those are some good numbers! Congrats on the install.

He wouldn't want to buy a blower/CAI/TB/injector combo would he??? I know where he could get a good deal :icon_smile:
Forum: Carolina Regional Chapter 06-15-2014, 04:43 PM
Replies: 7,912
Views: 139,061
Posted By GT500Steve
Have fun. If he hasn't bought them yet the...

Have fun. If he hasn't bought them yet the Dynatechs are a little easier to install. The Kooks fit well in the 1&3/4, but the 1&7/8 have been known to hit the steering arm a little bit. I'd also...
Forum: S197 Shelby Section 06-12-2014, 08:21 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 275
Posted By GT500Steve
Dealership "should" be able to reflash to stock....

Dealership "should" be able to reflash to stock. Being a Shelby GT they might have to get the tune from Shelby, I don't really know how much was changed on the engine tuning of the Shelby GTs once...
Forum: S197 Shelby Section 06-12-2014, 08:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 482
Posted By GT500Steve
Wheels look good! Nice upgrade.

Wheels look good! Nice upgrade.
Forum: Carolina Regional Chapter 06-09-2014, 09:22 PM
Replies: 7,912
Views: 139,061
Posted By GT500Steve
Nice Alan!! Glad you finally found one.

Nice Alan!! Glad you finally found one.
Forum: Carolina Regional Chapter 06-09-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 247
Views: 4,965
Posted By GT500Steve
I've actually ridden a couple of riding lawn...

I've actually ridden a couple of riding lawn mowers that had a better ride than the FRPP K springs lol!!!

Hey Dana, I don't guess we can call you Mr. 409 anymore can we? Lol. Congrats again.
Forum: S197 Shelby Section 06-06-2014, 06:39 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 433
Posted By GT500Steve
You will need to have the 4 digit code for your...

You will need to have the 4 digit code for your computer, which is located on a sticker on the computer in the front passenger side of the engine compartment. That way the tuner will "marry" itself...
Forum: S197 Shelby Section 06-05-2014, 07:18 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 433
Posted By GT500Steve
Just order a new SCT and tune from a vendor and...

Just order a new SCT and tune from a vendor and flash it. Should be fine.
Forum: Carolina Regional Chapter 06-04-2014, 11:50 AM
Replies: 8,280
Sticky: CAROLINA CHAT
Views: 146,063
Posted By GT500Steve
I hope there's not a funny smell in the dyno room...

I hope there's not a funny smell in the dyno room now.
Forum: S197 Shelby Section 06-03-2014, 01:24 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 464
Posted By GT500Steve
^^^^ this X 1000 Go with a tune from someone...

^^^^ this X 1000

Go with a tune from someone that SPECIALIZES in these cars. Can't stress that enough.

Make one phone call, pick up 100rwhp. It will be like a totally new car.

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