GM Tuning Tips and Modifications

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GM car tuning tips and advice. We have a wide range of tuning articles covering all models of GM.

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TorqueCars started providing GM engine tuning pointers, car modification and car modification tips and reviews back in 2003 and have grown from strength to strength with a fast growing membership of all types of cars including many, GM owners. We are currently one of the fastest growing car tuning clubs around and certainly one of the friendliest.

Our GM tuning features with performance tips and information on performance parts for your car get updated so for the hottest GM engine tuning,modification and modification advice, tips and pointers please check back regularly. We strongly recommend that you join our GM forums and swap engine tuning ideas with like minded GM owners in the engine tuning forums.

We get to read about a lot of international GM owners projects in our forum and have an ever growing gallery so be sure to drop in and tell us what you’ve been upto with your car. Scroll down the page to see our latest tuning articles for your GM.

LS2 Tuning

We examine the options for your LS2 tuning and outline the greatest modifications for your car. GM LS2 make awesome project cars and with carefully picked tuning upgrades like a remap, turbo upgrades and camshafts you will substantially improve your driving experience.

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GM LS1 Tuning

We examine LS1 tuning and summarise the optimum modifications. GM LS1 are awesome to work on and with the ultimate performance modifications like a remap, turbo upgrades and camshafts you will substantially maximise your driving experience.

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ECOtec Tuning

We detail the best approach to ECOtec tuning and provide tips on the optimum modifications for your car. GM ECOtec offer good returns when tuned and with the optimum modified tuning mods like a remap, turbo upgrades and camshafts you will dramatically improve your driving enjoyment.

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Z18XE Tuning

We review and look at Z18XE tuning and provide tips on the best modifications. GM Z18XE make a good tuning project and with the best mods like a remap, turbo upgrades and camshafts you will certainly maximise your driving enjoyment.

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Todays featured car tuning articles

High performance sports exhausts systems.

TorqueCars will review sports exhausts and exhuast design as they are very popular modifications, but sadly many mistakes are made.

The job of the exhaust is to break up the sound pulse from the engine, muffling the sound and allowing the exhaust gases to escape efficiently.

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Particulate filters and FAP Performance gains.

The particulate filter is a stand alone unit. It is located upstream of the cat in the exhaust system and its purpose is to remove soot particles from the gas stream. The cat the proceeds to do its usual job of converting CO to CO2 and is in no way dependent or relied upon by the particulate filter.

In diesels the cats are two way devices and run in unregulated mode (ie. no O2 sensor like a petrol car).

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Stage 1,2,3 remaps and mods

We wish people would stop using stage to describe a tuning option or plan but while they do we’ll define here what we mean and expect when we talk about the term.

We get asked so much about this that we wanted to spell out what we mean and most car modders mean when talking about stage 1, 2 or 3 remaps and mods. We look at the various stages of remap available and the mods that would work best on stage 1, 2 and 3 upgrades. Each level of remap carries risks and drawbacks so we will outline them here.

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