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Old 02-20-2006, 09:05 PM   #1  
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I have been searching the internet and came across this chip. If this chip worked like it is supposed to then I would have as much power as a 99-04 mustang GT right? So do you guys think it is just BS or not. I have found it on several websites and several reviews for it so I really don't know what to think.

http://www.coximport.com/venom/400.html
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Old 02-20-2006, 09:11 PM   #2  
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well, it says that it will work for all 86-93 Mustangs....same part number for both speed density and mass air....
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Old 02-20-2006, 09:14 PM   #3  
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yah and they also have one for a SN95 5.0L
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Old 02-20-2006, 09:25 PM   #4  
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Unless your car came with six degrees of timing advance, like mine, I don't see how you could gain 50hp from that junk.
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Old 02-20-2006, 11:18 PM   #5  
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i have been informed that this is a piece of ****. thats just what ive read in reviews. anyone have one that can tell us what the deal is?
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Old 02-20-2006, 11:25 PM   #6  
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my buddy has a 95 gt and he got one for christmas and he didnt notice a difference. He recommends not blowing 400 dollars on it.
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Old 02-21-2006, 03:56 AM   #7  
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Venom 400 systems are huge BS. Here's an example of what it does. When you put ur pedal down 25%, it makes your car react as if you put it down say 50%. There are absolutely zero power gains at WOT. It just makes ur car think the gas is down further than it really is until its floored.
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Old 02-21-2006, 11:31 AM   #8  
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I've heard the same negative things about it--not worth the $$. If you really want a chip, finish your mods and give SCT (superchips) a call. They can burn you one for your exact setup, or go w/ a twEECer and you can change it all as you do your mods.....
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Old 02-21-2006, 11:40 AM   #9  
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I've also heard that its a load of crap. For the money though you could prob get a tune and a chip burnt for a small extra fee. I know LaRocca's was going to dyno, tune, and burn a custom chip for my friends 99GT for $600 and they would reburn it for extra mods any time for $50 bucks (or something like that).
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