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Old 10-28-2012, 03:08 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default What do you do when getting your car ready for winter?

Well its about that time, when our highs during the day now are about 40* and when I wake up for work they are in the teens-20s... Im going to store the car, but its too cold blooded as is, so here is what I plan on doing

Changing the Penn 20/50 to a Penn 5/30, dropping the E85 tune and for the first time ever in this car, going to a 93 pump tune. Then just dropping the boost box to 15 psi in all gears.. Is there anything you guys use in cold weather as far as additives or anything? I wont be driving it in the winter, but waking this thing up in the mornings is a bear...
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Switch to 93 tune

Switch our tires

Remove wing.

Thats about it.
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put in garage or car port and drive 800 dollar beater lol
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I don't think I do anything to it...
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^ cause you dont have a "winter" lol
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Stock tune and snow tires.
tunerlover, why do you remove the wing?
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Makes removing snow easier lol
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Quote: Originally Posted by toomuchboost33 View Post
put in garage or car port and drive 800 dollar beater lol

This, having something that you don't mind trashing feels good lol.
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Quote: Originally Posted by tunerlover3 View Post
Makes removing snow easier lol

lol well hopefully I will actually have that $800 beater before that happens!
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I don't think I do anything to it...

Ugh.. you suck..


you guys ever get to 40 degrees???
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Like memphis said. I dont do anything to any of my cars! But I drive my CSRT4 and Xterra year around anyways.
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Winters, what's that?

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Car would be in storage but the GF sold her Caliber and we are down to 2 vehicles.. Any suggestions on what are good ( year/model ) cars? trying to find something for less than 3K just for the winters
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Oh, it's going to be in the 40's tonight...Fuuuu!!!

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