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Question 2004 Mustang Gt performance upgrades. What to get?

i have an 04 mustang gt with the 4.6 SOHC. i am looking to do some performance upgrades to get this thing to really turn some heads. i have a cab back borla exhaust 3.73 gears and a cold air intake. but i dont really have the money for anything like a super charger. any ideas

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Andrew this is one of the most discussed topics on this site...do a search and read for yourself and decide what you can afford...

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well i was thinking headers and underdrive pulleys but im not sure if they r worth it i have read good and bad things bout both things
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get a 70mm TB and a accufab plenum or a hi flow mid pipe.

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Stage II Cams and a dyno tune.

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I agree....go with the cams and a tune. Im getting comp cam xe270ah stage 2 installed next week. Only thing left would be long tube headers and o/r xpipe before i go FI

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Mods: Comp cams xe270ah, comp valve springs, trickflow adj. cam gear, FRPP 3.73, magnaflow cat-back exhaust, C&L Plenum, edlebrock 75mm throttle body, K&N FIPK, SCTX3 tuner, B&M shifter
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those were the cams iwas looking at. i got a set of Ford Racing Performance Improved heads brand new off the shelf. no if i do these cams i gotta do all new valves and timing sets and the whole nine... any ideas?
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Im getting new spring valves, retainers etc....with mine...and adjustable gear. My mechanic is going to tune and degree it if necessary.

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Mods: Comp cams xe270ah, comp valve springs, trickflow adj. cam gear, FRPP 3.73, magnaflow cat-back exhaust, C&L Plenum, edlebrock 75mm throttle body, K&N FIPK, SCTX3 tuner, B&M shifter
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also....if your just looking to drop a cam in...i think hi-tech stage II cams will just drop in with out any problems....i think!

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Mods: Comp cams xe270ah, comp valve springs, trickflow adj. cam gear, FRPP 3.73, magnaflow cat-back exhaust, C&L Plenum, edlebrock 75mm throttle body, K&N FIPK, SCTX3 tuner, B&M shifter
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ya i got a set of improved performance ford racing heads.
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off road mid pipe, 75mm tb and C&L plenum, underdrive pullies, JLT cold AIr, comp cams 262ah with a dyno tune, lowering springs, shocks and struts, caster camber plates, subframe connectors, rear lower control arms, and sticky tires

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