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Old 15 Nov 2010, 04:08 am
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Question new used pt

i just bought a pt a couple months ago, its a 2006, as far as i can tell is a base model 4 door. before i owned a 88 Nissan pathfinder. I call my PT a path cruiser now and its name is blue monster. but untell i found this site i knew next to nothing about the PT, its a manual and i want to ask if theres anything i should look in to getting or changing on my PT to help it out? the millage is at 27000 miles from the privouse owner. got it from the dealership
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Old 15 Nov 2010, 04:42 am
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Welcome to the forum !

I just got my first PT a few months ago also ( it's used too )
You were lucky to find one with such low mileage !
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Old 15 Nov 2010, 06:04 am
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yes most defenetly, but thats why i asked, i know im gona go synthetic and stuff but what else should i do to the PT to help out the power and gas milage? and other stuff
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Old 15 Nov 2010, 06:48 am
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Welcome to the forum.You will find lots of useful information here.You could start by changing the plugs and wires.Apparantly,the factory wires are not very good.
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Old 15 Nov 2010, 07:07 am
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yup, was thinking about that, already looked at new sparks, what do you think is better, the bosch 4 pronged top of the line 10 Buck a peice plug or thouse new E3's?
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Old 15 Nov 2010, 07:45 am
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yup, was thinking about that, already looked at new sparks, what do you think is better, the bosch 4 pronged top of the line 10 Buck a peice plug or thouse new E3's?
If you have a NA Champion Platinum you will be fine, definitely change those plug wires, see the sticky in the performance section.
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Old 15 Nov 2010, 02:00 pm
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If it's a non-turbo, "open up the breathing".
(aftermarket "cold air intake")
It will improve the pedal response, and improve fuel mileage.
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Old 16 Nov 2010, 02:53 am
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thanks for the tips. i was looking at the 3" air box intake mode with the PVC pipe, good idea?
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Old 16 Nov 2010, 06:47 am
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do you think orileys has champ plugs?
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Old 16 Nov 2010, 06:32 pm
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one quick telephone call and you'll know.

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