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Old 06 Nov 2005, 10:01 pm   #1 (permalink)
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i just got a 1997 pontiac grand prix gt and i heard it comes with a governor that wont let me do more than 104, does anybody know if its true and if it is, is there a way to remove it with out spending a ton of money.
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Old 07 Nov 2005, 08:46 am   #2 (permalink)
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have you tried going 104 to see if it's got the governor?
i don't know much about grand prixs, but i'm pretty sure you can get a chip for it, or get your ecu chipped to take off the limiter for less than 2 bills. But if you don't even drive that fast, then what's the point?
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Old 08 Nov 2005, 12:31 am   #3 (permalink)
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My girl has a 1997 gpgt coupe. They are governed to 107. The only way to remove the governor is to chip it. I looked into it but it costs around 400 bucks. And you have to run premium cause it messes with the timing.
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