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Street Build 1998 Eclipse "Panther"

Year:
1998
Model/Trim:
Mitsubishi Eclipse N/T
  • Ownership Status:
    I own it
    Drivetrain:
    FWD
    Transmission Type:
    Manual
    Build Type:
    • Street
    Mods-Bolt-on:
    (interior) 5" JBL speakers in front, 6" JBL speakers in rear. 800 watt JBL amp with 12" Rockford Fosgate sub in the rear. "R" Racing steering wheel cover. RS-1 floor mats with high reflectivity (looks good with the lower interior lights). And it looks like the previous owner put a blanket as the headliner...
    Mods-Engine:
    K&N Cold air intake, Summit Racing headers, forged internals (pistons, rods, etc.) Painted block, K&N oil filter, DC Sports tip, resonator delete. High Energy Racing plug wires, NGK spark plugs.
    Mods-EMS & Logging:
    None
    Mods-Drivetrain:
    Lower geared trans (hopefully achieves better 0-60 time). Short throw shifter with RS-1 knob. Full Exedy clutch system.
    Mods-Handling:
    Westlake Sport Touring, W speed rated tires. KONIG Racing wheels (16x7.5). Rebuilt PROFORGED front end.
    Parts Wishlist:
    Powerstop brakes on all 4's, Sparco seats, smaller steering wheel, 3 gauge cluster. In the future I plan to buy many more DSM's. A 2.4 and a 4g63 would be nice to have, so then I can be well educated on all the platforms and feel each individual experience. And maybe one day I will buy a cheap RS to put a 2.5 Avenger in it.
    Background:
    Purchased: 1/4/2018. The car was in nasty condition, its 1000% better but i'm still working on it. I have been an influence on my friends and family with this car, they like DSM's now.
  • 60' Time:
    0.000
    Dyno Shop Name:
    Speedsouth Performance Center

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