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Old 10-09-2013, 05:37 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Just picked up a cheap ZX2 to save on the commute. The pathfinder was killing me. Been lurking here for a while, just got around to registering. Great site!

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Old 10-10-2013, 05:57 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Welcome to ecomodder & out of lurking mode !
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Old 10-11-2013, 12:06 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Pump up the tires to 40+psi!
And get a scangauge
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Old 10-11-2013, 12:21 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Welcome to the forums! Get a fuel log going for the new (to you) car, and like mcrews said, instrumentation should be first priority.

Out of curiosity, what engine does the ZX2 have?
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Old 10-11-2013, 10:19 AM   #5 (permalink)
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We've had some members who had a lot of success with the ZX2 (assuming manual shift).

Definitely get a MPG display in there.

And... welcome out of lurking mode!

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