Tag: modification

Front Mount Intercooler Install

I was close to getting a treadstone intercooler and while they claim to support more power for the money, the precsision IC’s have a much higher quality from what I’ve been told and are better engineered. Besides, I don’t plan on making over 350 whp any time soon anyways so this will do well… and when I do an engine build, the wife’s T5 will get my IC setup.

Volvo Airbox Thermostat

Airbox Thermostat Mod for Non-turbo’s

In trying to fix an airbox thermostat problem on a non-turbo, a discovery was made that the improved gas mileage as well as a power increase. Read about it, comment and possibly try it yourself? Not sure what the long term effects of this “mod” is but it could prove to be very useful. As always MVS is not responsible for any ill effects from doing this mod to your car.