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Old 05-13-2012, 03:26 PM
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Skunk 2 build

Would basically buying everything skunk 2 has for top end be worth it? Meaning intake manifold, throttle body, cams, cam gears be a good idea? Looking to wake my car up but keep it daily driver status, maybe buy all the crap for the head, retainers, springs etc and getting a mild port job done? Any input? Would I need a tune or would it just be a good idea to get one do I can fully benefit from the mods afterwords?
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Re: Skunk 2 build

if u buy all that n dont tune it you just wasted 2000 dollars


so what im trying to say is get it tuned
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Re: Skunk 2 build

Yea kinda figured, I just meant like would it be fine to drive around without one for awhile, or would I need a tune right away
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i say get it tuned once its installed this way everything is running properly
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Re: Skunk 2 build

well I made my head build with skunk2 parts
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Re: Skunk 2 build

I was always partial to Jun.
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I'd rather rock some Brian Crower
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well I made my head build with skunk2 parts
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whats the difference?
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whats the difference?
where you want the power....
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where you want the power....
derp

skunk 2 is top end

what about the others?
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derp

skunk 2 is top end

what about the others?
b4 S2 came out with the pro series the crower were for mid range and skunk for top end. But when the Pro series came out, I wouldn't even consider crower anymore.

Also it depends on the build to determine which cams. back in the day people looking for a peppy little DD they went with crower. you want a little extra power then you went with s2. Pro series changed all of that though because they give good mid range and good top end.

of course it all depends on the build....
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You give that top end too much attention and the bottom will get jealous, I promise. **** gets real.
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Re: Skunk 2 build

what build would be the best setup for the best low-mid range power?
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Re: Skunk 2 build

actually skunk2 pro1's raised whole powerband all the way

"Skunk2 Pro-Series professional line of racing cams are designed to optimize mid-range and top-end HP and TQ. VTEC crossover is seamless allowing for the broadest possible powerband"

just like they advertise
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whats the difference?
I just hate skunk2 as a company. really shady business practices from what I've read
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Re: Skunk 2 build

I have had Jun cams twice and the old SkunkII Stage 2's once. I don't have any experience with the new SkunkII stuff but I also don't know of anyone that was unhappy with the Jun cams. Google Jun cams and see what people are talking about. Pricey but you get what you pay for.
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