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Old 09-04-2000, 10:49 PM
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Hey all,

What are the popular upgrades for the 126 series in terms of engine performance and suspension? I assume these cars are too old to have chip upgrades.

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Old 09-08-2000, 09:35 AM
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its hard to find stuff for them but look hard and you will find a few good catologs

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Old 09-08-2000, 10:02 AM
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Any suggestions?
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Old 09-08-2000, 09:01 PM
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How about Beverly Hills Motoring Accessories or Precision Auto Design?

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Old 09-08-2000, 09:24 PM
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Sounds good, I'll look them up. Thanks!
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Old 09-09-2000, 04:44 PM
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W126s have 15" wheel/tire combo, why not make it as the first step of the upgrade?? A good tire/wheel combo can dramatically boost the performance(handling wise)with the minimum impact on your wallet..

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