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Old 08-18-2013, 05:02 PM   #1 (permalink)
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New from SD

Just bought a 97 Metro LSI, 4cyl, 5speed, 100k, with lots of rust.

Stuff done so far

UltraGuage
Tires to 50 psi
Kills switch for EOC
IAT trickery for 132 degree Air Temp Reading
Passenger wiper delete

Ill get some photos up soon..


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Old 08-18-2013, 05:06 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Post #5. Okay now I can post photos.
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Old 08-19-2013, 02:19 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I assume you mean a Metro LSI?

Lots of rust... hopefully not in the front unibody around the control arm mounts. That's the Achille's heel of these cars.

The 4-cyl 5MT with a kill switch should get you some great mileage.

FYI: wmjinman has been doing really well with his 4-cyl 5MT Swift (same car). http://ecomodder.com/forum/showthrea...ile-26234.html

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