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Old 02-24-2012, 11:17 PM   #1
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give me the top 3 bolt on performance mods - mostly focused on acceleration......! Does the CAI really bring anything to the table???

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I would say full exhaust, with headers, hi-flow cats and mufler. A supercharger, and the air intake to go with it. Go to the mustang sites and see what they are doing.
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Top three go fast mods

1. Supercharger
2. Nos
3. Header back exhaust

Top three mods done

Probably

1. Exhaust
2. Tune
3. Intake
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ghost cam tune!!! Made by ford.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K920Kxq3eLY
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^ Too bad it isn't available...

But DAMN that thing sounds nasty
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I would say full exhaust, with headers, hi-flow cats and mufler. A supercharger, and the air intake to go with it. Go to the mustang sites and see what they are doing.
This^^^

Lookup Beefcake racing, he's got a naaaasty Mustang GT. Ford has really stepped up their game in the last couple years.
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All right 5.0 fans...........

give me the top 3 bolt on performance mods - mostly focused on acceleration......! Does the CAI really bring anything to the table???

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Get a twin turbo setup from Squires Turbo Systems. On the F150 5.4L, they went from Rear Wheel Horsepower: 219 Rear Wheel Torque: 295 to Rear Wheel Horsepower: 348 Rear Wheel Torque: 450

They have a package out now for the 6.2L now that makes 600hp. It won't be long before they offer something for the 5.0

http://ststurbo.com/
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Get a twin turbo setup from Squires Turbo Systems. On the F150 5.4L, they went from Rear Wheel Horsepower: 219 Rear Wheel Torque: 295 to Rear Wheel Horsepower: 348 Rear Wheel Torque: 450

They have a package out now for the 6.2L now that makes 600hp. It won't be long before they offer something for the 5.0

http://ststurbo.com/

I wonder how much that would cost? Might be better to run with an eco from the start and add a tune. This is on a cost based assumption.
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Boss 302 kit from 5Star. (with intake and tune)
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I wonder how much that would cost? Might be better to run with an eco from the start and add a tune. This is on a cost based assumption.
My bad, the numbers I quoted were a single rear turbo system, and those run about $4,995.00.

I can't imagine what a 5.0 with a twin turbo setup would put out... 700... 800hp???
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