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Forum: General Challenger Discussion   01-31-2015, 01:54 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,271
Posted By bluert
To the OPs original question : YES (& I'll leave...

To the OPs original question : YES (& I'll leave at that at the risk of offending a fellow Challenger owner)😉
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   01-28-2015, 05:30 PM
Replies: 418
Views: 29,289
Posted By bluert
Fixed it for ya! Some of us already have the B5...

Fixed it for ya! Some of us already have the B5 of our dreams!!:grin2:
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   01-25-2015, 03:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 486
Posted By bluert
Sorry for the late response. Here's two, a...

Sorry for the late response. Here's two, a closeup and an overall of the side. Have changed since then and am about to change again, lol. Cheaper than painting them on! :wink3:
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Forum: Dodge Challenger R/T Specific   01-25-2015, 10:46 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,509
Posted By bluert
The question remains, if installing headers are...

The question remains, if installing headers are cost effective? As mentioned 20-40hp w/ long tubes AND a custom tune. Most long tubes for our cars are between $600 (minus midpipes) and $1400 (a set...
Forum: Forced Induction   01-24-2015, 04:57 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 454
Posted By bluert
Arn't all 6 spd's 3.92 geared? Mines a 2010 6 spd...

Arn't all 6 spd's 3.92 geared? Mines a 2010 6 spd and has a Maggie, seems to work just fine....
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   01-21-2015, 12:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 486
Posted By bluert
Can't comment on the "cheaper" ones on...

Can't comment on the "cheaper" ones on ebay,etc.....but, when I did mine, i researched, first for the look I wanted, and then costs. For me, the MOPAR one is a little too conservative in styling. I...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   01-19-2015, 06:56 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 3,054
Posted By bluert
As usual, Musclecar"prof" (lol),U have got it...

As usual, Musclecar"prof" (lol),U have got it totally WRONG. The old school philosophy was NEVER about engine first, options second. Only people with money think that way. You almost had a clue...
Forum: Steve White Motors   01-17-2015, 11:13 PM
Replies: 319
Views: 29,932
Posted By bluert
"Most" of the perople here who are wanting more...

"Most" of the perople here who are wanting more power are not putting on these speed parts for bragging rights. They are planning to use that power and one point or another, either on the strip or...
Forum: Exterior Discussion / Modifications   01-10-2015, 07:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,002
Posted By bluert
Must be a genrational thing....I prefer shiny...

Must be a genrational thing....I prefer shiny paint on mine
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   01-10-2015, 12:15 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,943
Posted By bluert
Manual cars are a hoot to drive-in certain...

Manual cars are a hoot to drive-in certain situations. Do you drive in a lot of city/stop & go traffic? If you do, a manual is not for you. Ask yourself, are you buying a manual equipped car to...
Forum: Steve White Motors   01-09-2015, 08:19 PM
Replies: 319
Views: 29,932
Posted By bluert
You don't automatically lose warranty over any...

You don't automatically lose warranty over any mod you do. The factory has to prove the mod you did caused or contributed to the failure; per the Moss Magnasun law.

In addition, if you do the...
Forum: Forced Induction   01-03-2015, 11:35 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,793
Posted By bluert
It depends on your area. My local shop wanted...

It depends on your area. My local shop wanted $1600 and was going to use the tune provided by Magnason. I decided to do it myself. Wasn't all that hard. As already said, hardest part was pinning...
Forum: Performance Modifications   01-03-2015, 11:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 433
Posted By bluert
I had this in 2010, have since went to a shaker...

I had this in 2010, have since went to a shaker and now a T/A style hood. No, it doesn't provide any significant performance increase. Might lower IAT's by a few degrees. and you can say your...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   01-03-2015, 11:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,351
Posted By bluert
I love people like you that think outside the...

I love people like you that think outside the box!! :thumbsup: Can't wait to see the finished product. It's glad to see hot-rodding and customizing are not dead arts. :wink3:
Forum: Bolt On's   01-02-2015, 12:48 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,193
Posted By bluert
How anyone spends their own money is their...

How anyone spends their own money is their business, but, am I the only one that thinks $2300 for 20hp is a bit steep? And that's not including install costs.
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   01-02-2015, 12:29 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,208
Posted By bluert
Congratulations, very nice choice for your first...

Congratulations, very nice choice for your first one. Looks great.
Forum: Dodge Challenger R/T Specific   01-02-2015, 11:03 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 5,587
Posted By bluert
You are correct, no one can tell what will b...

You are correct, no one can tell what will b collectible, BUT, there are trends to consider: the collectibility of the late 60's/ early 70's group of muscle cars began in the late 80's to early 90's...
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   01-01-2015, 02:56 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,364
Posted By bluert
This is very true, but, the OP , I believe, is...

This is very true, but, the OP , I believe, is posting about the shaker factory option, not an aftermarket hood, add-on.
Forum: General Challenger Discussion   01-01-2015, 02:49 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,364
Posted By bluert
Not to pee on ur situation, but, I posted this in...

Not to pee on ur situation, but, I posted this in 2013 when "some" here were spouting off how special a shaker car is. To dealers, no matter what brand they sell, it's just another used car. We saw...
Forum: Forced Induction   12-31-2014, 06:42 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 746
Posted By bluert
From what I read here on people who have taken...

From what I read here on people who have taken their cars to Arrington, it's hit and miss as far as customer service. Have you thought about finding someone fairly close and trying them out? Tune is...
Forum: Forced Induction   12-31-2014, 11:05 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 746
Posted By bluert
520 at the wheels is darn good on a 5.7! Part of...

520 at the wheels is darn good on a 5.7! Part of the problem is the canned tunes don't take into account altitude and such into the tune. They are generic in the sense the owner has a base to start...
Forum: Forced Induction   12-31-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 746
Posted By bluert
I agree. I have been putting off a custom Dyno...

I agree. I have been putting off a custom Dyno tune as I want to do several things at once. I finally found a local shop (100miles away) that does Dyno tunes: $450/ session. I want to do headers and...
Forum: Forced Induction   12-30-2014, 07:28 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 746
Posted By bluert
I'm only relaying what Arrington advised me, when...

I'm only relaying what Arrington advised me, when I purchased. In your own words, U are not satisfied w/ the tune. I'm running the stock Maggie tune on 6 lbs at high altitude w no problems. When U...
Forum: Forced Induction   12-30-2014, 05:42 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 3,352
Posted By bluert
Supercharger on 5.7 VS Engine Swap to the 392

I respectfully disagree. While there are exceptions to every situation, I find , if one leaves speed parts on their modified cars, many will assume the car has been beat on.

When it comes to...
Forum: Dodge Challenger R/T Specific   12-29-2014, 06:09 PM
Replies: 9
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Views: 845
Posted By bluert
I'm of the line of thought of doing it once,...

I'm of the line of thought of doing it once, right the first time. Serious speed/performance mods and money go together like jelly & PB. If U go cheap, expect cheap. Better to save & get proven...
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