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Old 05-18-2009, 07:57 PM   #61
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Good deal!

So the question is...are your headers going back in now that the O2 sim is available?

My Technik Gen 2's have been collecting dust since I bought them....I'm waiting on your lead brady
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Old 05-18-2009, 10:51 PM   #62
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Yep. I made a deposit on them this weekend.
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Old 05-18-2009, 10:55 PM   #63
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^^^sweet. I think I may buy these o2sims "just because".

What about cats and a muffler, what are you going to go with?
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Old 05-18-2009, 11:07 PM   #64
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^^^sweet. I think I may buy these o2sims "just because".

What about cats and a muffler, what are you going to go with?
One of the best sounding exhausts
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Old 05-19-2009, 07:50 AM   #65
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Considering the HKS. No thoughts on cats, yet. Maybe.

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^^^sweet. I think I may buy these o2sims "just because".

What about cats and a muffler, what are you going to go with?
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Old 05-20-2009, 01:41 PM   #66
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so has anyone with the 02sims got inspection yet? and did you pass?
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Old 05-20-2009, 01:43 PM   #67
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i"ve had this mod for 2 months and around 4,000 miles and havent gottena SES light since
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Old 05-20-2009, 01:44 PM   #68
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Autobot325i did the install BTW
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Old 05-20-2009, 01:47 PM   #69
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Ahhh thanks for the quick reply Anthony. Was about to PM you regarding this.
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Old 05-20-2009, 11:47 PM   #70
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i bet that is a really nice piece of mind lol
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Old 05-21-2009, 02:24 AM   #71
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I have no idea were my post cat sensors are. I can't seem to find a diagram so that I can pull them out to separate them and start the mod process. I don't to do it in the wrong cables. (I am such a noob sorry)
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i"ve had this mod for 2 months and around 4,000 miles and havent gottena SES light since
Just curious, but is this your car?

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Old 06-03-2009, 02:05 PM   #73
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I have no idea were my post cat sensors are. I can't seem to find a diagram so that I can pull them out to separate them and start the mod process. I don't to do it in the wrong cables. (I am such a noob sorry)
When you get under the car, look at your headers, you should see them sticking out.
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i think it is. we should have a group buy and get them cheaper
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Do we need one or two per car?
if you read the link you posted, it says for cars that has two cat sensors. our cars have two cat sensors.

you only need one because there are two outputs for both post cat sensors.
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When you get under the car, look at your headers, you should see them sticking out.
thanks, I didn't want to confuse the post and pre cats O2s sensor since I have no cats lol. My o2 sim its been sitting around for a month I just havent had the guts to do it yet. Never even splice a cable in my life. I think I'll go a an electrician instead of a mechanic
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do something about it man.

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