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Old 02-07-2017, 11:13 PM   #1
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SoCal question

So... is it worth it to go with just CARB approved mods?... new to "new Muscle. Cars"

Always just did up pre-smog cars.

Like for the power increase for shorty headers.. relating to the cost.. is it worth it?
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Old 02-10-2017, 10:03 PM   #2
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I would do CARB approved mods that are expensive and require time to install (or remove), i.e.; F.I., headers, etc. I run ARH shorties that I got for a great price from another member. Not sure I would have purchased new for the small gains. I run high flow cats and a CAI, which, are not CARB legal, but, are easy to r&r for smog if needed and produce good gains especially with my supercharger.
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Old 02-10-2017, 10:08 PM   #3
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Just keep all you stock OEM parts in case you need to reinstall for smog issues.

Other than that mod away and enjoy life.
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