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PostSubject: Does this make it go faster?   Tue Jun 12, 2012 2:19 pm



If it did, it sure doesn't any more...

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PostSubject: Re: Does this make it go faster?   Tue Jun 12, 2012 2:39 pm

I don't get it...
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PostSubject: Re: Does this make it go faster?   Tue Jun 12, 2012 2:43 pm

Yes, but 1 of 2 things have to be satisfied. 1- it is color matched, 2- its on a rare black Impala SS. But, for a wagon, it just adds to the cool factor. I still like the full wheel covers and color combo of your wagon.
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PostSubject: Re: Does this make it go faster?   Tue Jun 12, 2012 3:05 pm

Color matched won't be an issue, although I'll probably wait until I find a less nice SS grille before executing the plan.
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PostSubject: Re: Does this make it go faster?   Tue Jun 12, 2012 3:06 pm

booth9C1SS wrote:
I don't get it...

Does this make it go faster?

[SS grille]

If it did, it sure doesn't any more...

[Boxy hood ornament]
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PostSubject: Re: Does this make it go faster?   Tue Jun 12, 2012 3:12 pm

Ah. Now I see the box ornament. Looks good. I tried it on my '94 I had. I didn't like it. I got stupid questions like, "why do you have a boy scout "thing" on your hood?"
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PostSubject: Re: Does this make it go faster?   Tue Jun 12, 2012 9:15 pm

I like the hood ornament but not the dual bowties. So far I'm happy with it, but if I was getting dumb comments like that I'd probably start disliking it.
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PostSubject: Re: Does this make it go faster?   Tue Jun 12, 2012 9:29 pm

no..... but flames will make it faster Twisted Evil
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PostSubject: Re: Does this make it go faster?   Tue Jun 12, 2012 9:40 pm

Indy was going to make my wagon go faster with that mod but.....I'm still slow

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PostSubject: Re: Does this make it go faster?   Wed Jun 13, 2012 7:15 am

Grille = +15 HP
Ornament = +5HP
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PostSubject: Re: Does this make it go faster?   Wed Jun 13, 2012 8:35 am

I thought the grille just gave you better handling and the ornament was -90 hp.
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PostSubject: Re: Does this make it go faster?   Wed Jun 13, 2012 10:17 am

You already have -90hp cuz its a wagon Hahaha. Swap those UGLY mirrors for the 95/96 ones and that'll get you 89.9hp back iirc.....
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PostSubject: Re: Does this make it go faster?   Wed Jun 13, 2012 11:02 am

What if I chrome the mirrors?
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PostSubject: Re: Does this make it go faster?   Wed Jun 13, 2012 11:20 am

mp775 wrote:
What if I chrome the mirrors?
When the sun hits them they'll work like frikkin laser beams


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PostSubject: Re: Does this make it go faster?   Wed Jun 13, 2012 11:21 am

mp775 wrote:
What if I chrome the mirrors?

Get the breakaway Euro-export mirrors
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