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#1 (permalink) Old 04-16-2005, 07:53 AM
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Any advice?
things to watch for?

also what do you guys/gals pay in maitainance to keep these beasts on the road?
any horro/sucess/fraud stories with the aftermarket chips that lift the Top speed restriction and claim to raise the HP to 326?
not sure I beleive the HP claim.

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Tom Taylor is an unknown quantity at this point
Think about this,the harder you run this car the more likely the transmissision will
go out on you this is a heavy car with a smooth shift tranny and its problematic
but there are plenty of used ones out there on the internet
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