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924 Performance Mods
Easy mods to get your 924 faster

Modifications

Performance Gain

What to do 1st

Disadvantages
Keep Car in Tune Car will always start and drive! #1! Wife may leave you for Miata
Lighten Car faster, better handling & braking 1 Might not want to remove
Mild Grind Camshaft Excellent Upgrade from Stock 2 Less economy
Port & Polish Head Much Better Flow 3 Removal of Head
Ceramic Coated Header Better use of heat than wrapping 4 -
Audi 5000 Throttle Body Larger throttle for more power 5 Won't effect a stock engine
'77 Ignition Distributor More Final Advance 6 Make sure there is no pinging
Modified Intake System Better path for intake 7 exhaust may pop on deceleration
Smaller Crankshaft Pully A little HP 8 Less charge @ idle
Electromotive DIS What it promises- it delivers 9 NONE!!!!!
Remove unused electrical Less electrical issues Whenever Do it wrong-see dictionary- Bizzzap
Take out Air Conditioning Less weight / Not on pully Whenever 300 degree days-grab a drink
By this time your 924 should weigh in around 2500 lbs with driver & get to 60 mph in the mid 7 second range
12 lb. Fiberglass Hood Easy to pick up to work on car Whenever Lots of $$$
10:1 Forged Pistons MORE POWER After other mods Lots of $$$
Lighten, Balance, Blue-Print MORE POWER Do with 10:1 pistons Lots of $$$
Aluminum Flywheel Rev's up faster After some mod's rev higher to get moving
now your 924 will be lighter yet & get to 60 mph in just under 6 seconds!

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