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Old 08-03-2009, 04:30 PM   #1
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Question Northwestern speed shops

I'm looking for someone who can do a good tune on my 2010 SS/RS Automatic. Seems you have to go to the midwest, east, or California to get someone that has the equipment and the talent to do it. Can anyone help with my dilema???? Thanks in advance
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Old 08-03-2009, 06:18 PM   #2
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Here is some, might be some help to you. I know of a few, but their all local or in the Seattle area.
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Old 08-04-2009, 09:06 AM   #3
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Try these guys

http://www.carbconn.com/
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Wong's Performance Engineering in Vancouver, WA. Well respected by the Corvette crowd.
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Wong's Performance Engineering in Vancouver, WA. Well respected by the Corvette crowd.
Ive heard great stuff about them. They did some work on a friends vette who autox's it a lot.
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Old 08-09-2009, 02:19 AM   #6
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Wong's Performance Engineering in Vancouver, WA. Well respected by the Corvette crowd.
right now with whats been going on with my Iroc I wouldnt go any other place, Tom is the best around. Well except for Ellis with speed secrets but hes in Monroe washington lol.
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It's worth the drive to monroe to see Ellis he tunned my son's GTO he did a great job and realy know's his LS stuff.
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Old 08-13-2009, 04:50 AM   #8
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From what I've found/seen, we have;

503 Motoring-5703 SW Arctic Drive, Beaverton, OR. Don't know much about them accept whats on the website. Looks overpriced or just out of my price range

Modern Classics Auto- 5717 SW Jean Rd, Lake Oswego, Oregon. this is the only shop Ive been to, Steve is a great guy, and can tune the he!! out of LS engines.

Tom's Performance Machine- 6707 NE 117th Ave, Vancouver, WA. Ive called and talked to the guys there, well known by the NHRA crowd and good rep.

Wong's Performance Engineering- 9305 NE Highway 99, Vancouver, WA

Ellis- Monroe, WA. mentioned above, but Ive never came across it.

CarbConn-13611 NE 126th Pl. Kirkland, WA First time hearing of it.

I also came across a couple of places in Tacoma, but I can't remember the names. One was a huge place on South Tacoma Way, Seemed to specialize in restoration...and they were expensive. The other was on 112th and Golden Given Rd, a really good shop from what I remember (no dyno)
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I also came across a couple of places in Tacoma, but I can't remember the names. One was a huge place on South Tacoma Way, Seemed to specialize in restoration...and they were expensive. The other was on 112th and Golden Given Rd, a really good shop from what I remember (no dyno)
the one on south tacoma way is promax
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You could also try Fast Specialties in Vancouver. They do HP Tuners, Diablo and SCT. In house dyno. They do a lot of open track guys as well as street guys. They are also listed as a sponsor of the show on the web site. Take care of your sponsors....
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Old 12-20-2009, 12:44 AM   #11
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Updated list

503 Motoring: 5703 SW Arctic Drive, Beaverton, OR. Don't know much about them accept whats on the website. Looks overpriced or just out of my price range

Modern Classics Auto- 5717 SW Jean Rd, Lake Oswego, Oregon. this is the only shop Ive been to, Steve is a great guy, and can tune the he!! out of LS engines.

Tom's Performance Machine- 6707 NE 117th Ave, Vancouver, WA. Ive called and talked to the guys there, well known by the NHRA crowd and good rep.

Wong's Performance Engineering- 9305 NE Highway 99, Vancouver, WA. Very talented tuner, and a fav on LS1tech.

Ellis- Monroe, WA. mentioned above, but Ive never came across it.

FAST Specialties- 1200 NE 95th St Vancouver WA, 98556. I got a friend that had a CTS-V they worked on and tuned, and it was nice! But I've also heard some bad stories as well.

CarbConn-13611 NE 126th Pl. Kirkland, WA First time hearing of it.

Paradise Auto Care- 15575 SW 74th Ave Tigard, OR 97224. Fully capable Shop, great rep, and great builders.

Portland Speed Industries-Great shop, can do everything....but a bit out of my pricerange
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Old 12-20-2009, 12:23 PM   #12
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Thanks for all the info. Come spring I'll get over that way to have some work done.
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Wong's Performance Engineering in Vancouver, WA. Well respected by the Corvette crowd.
And recently given a two thumbs up from a couple of G8 guys for Cam install plus tune.
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And recently given a two thumbs up from a couple of G8 guys for Cam install plus tune.
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