B15U.com - A Nissan Sentra Forum
Page 1 of 5 12345 LastLast
Results 1 to 20 of 98

Thread: Poor Mans Mods

  1. #1

    Default Poor Mans Mods

    List any performance or cosmetic mods that you've done that cost $20 or less...lets see just how cheap we can be.

  2. #2
    Newbie Elias
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Los Angeles, CA
    Posts
    185
    Drives
    2005 Nissan Sentra Spec V
    Likes Received
    0

    Default Re: Poor Mans Mods

    This list basically only consists of the wheel washer mod and the tiny air filter mod
    Mods: Secret

  3. #3
    Senior Member Tom Tom
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Douglasville, Ga
    Posts
    2,362
    Rides
    5
    Drives
    05 Volcanic spec
    Likes Received
    62

    Default Re: Poor Mans Mods

    some of my parts were used, some new, all were quality, name brand products.
    ESMMI's - 20
    HID's - 25
    fog light mod - free
    painted grill - 10 for the can of paint
    5 panel rally mirror - 15
    got a timing advance and idle bump to 950 at Import alliance free last year from a maxima guy
    for 50 bucks i got a set of ball bearing shifter bushings on the forums.

    you can also do the 5-7 dollar wheel hop aids
    CAI intakes can be cheap depending on where you go
    X2 with headers. all about who you know

    thats about all i can think of

  4. #4
    Apprentice
    Join Date
    Jan 2010
    Location
    Nor Cal
    Posts
    809
    Rides
    1
    Drives
    06 Spec V
    Likes Received
    18

    Default Re: Poor Mans Mods

    Throttle body coolant bypass, might be good for a few extra ponies

  5. #5
    Apprentice 4 doors, more whores!
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Location
    Trenton, NJ
    Posts
    655
    Rides
    1
    Drives
    02 Blackout SpecV-SOLD! , 07 Audi A4 Quattro :)
    Likes Received
    11

    Default Re: Poor Mans Mods

    cut ur springs to have ubber slammage =) lmao..

  6. #6
    Senior Member Eddie
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Location
    Newark, NJ
    Posts
    1,549
    Rides
    3
    Drives
    04 Volcanic Spec
    Likes Received
    11

    Default Re: Poor Mans Mods

    x2 on springs lol
    04 Volcanic Sentra (Sold)
    02 Midnight Blue Protege5

  7. #7
    Supporting Vendor Peter
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Location
    Meriden, CT
    Posts
    2,619
    Rides
    3
    Drives
    '03 Spec-V
    Likes Received
    341

    Default Re: Poor Mans Mods

    $10 Ebay oil catch can, and teflon tape, free at the job, to make it leak proof

  8. #8
    Newbie Mike
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Location
    Enfield
    Posts
    219
    Drives
    90 Na 300zx 04 spec V
    Likes Received
    7

    Default Re: Poor Mans Mods

    Quote Originally Posted by Leesfer View Post
    This list basically only consists of the wheel washer mod and the tiny air filter mod

    Tiny air filter?

  9. #9
    Newbie Josh
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Location
    Lagrange, OH
    Posts
    413
    Rides
    1
    Drives
    2002 Spec V
    Likes Received
    1

    Default Re: Poor Mans Mods

    depot lip kit

    '02 Molten Silver Spec V
    Nismo CAI, 4-1 Header, BS Chain Cut, Custom Exhaust, Seibon CF Hood, Nismo CF Shift Knob,
    Nismo Short Shifter, Lowered 1.5" on Eibach Prolines, MMI's, 17" Gun Metal Motegi FF6 Wheels
    Pioneer DEH 4800 HU w/iPod connection, 10" Kicker CVR Sub w/1000w Pyramid Amp

  10. #10
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    massapequa
    Posts
    3,495
    Rides
    6
    Likes Received
    115

    Default Re: Poor Mans Mods

    headlight tail light tint

  11. #11
    Senior Member Sebastian
    Join Date
    Jun 2010
    Location
    Austin, TX
    Posts
    4,260
    Drives
    2006 SpecV
    Likes Received
    16

  12. #12
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    massapequa
    Posts
    3,495
    Rides
    6
    Likes Received
    115

    Default Re: Poor Mans Mods

    calliper paint.....d.i.y. rim painting

  13. #13
    Newbie Elias
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Los Angeles, CA
    Posts
    185
    Drives
    2005 Nissan Sentra Spec V
    Likes Received
    0

    Default Re: Poor Mans Mods

    Quote Originally Posted by SpecNzx View Post
    Tiny air filter?
    http://www.b15u.com/naturall-aspirat...just-%245.html
    Mods: Secret

  14. #14
    Newbie Mike
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Location
    Enfield
    Posts
    219
    Drives
    90 Na 300zx 04 spec V
    Likes Received
    7

    Default Re: Poor Mans Mods

    Whats this tiny air filter? the brether for the valve cover?

  15. #15
    Newbie Elias
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Location
    Los Angeles, CA
    Posts
    185
    Drives
    2005 Nissan Sentra Spec V
    Likes Received
    0

    Default Re: Poor Mans Mods

    Quote Originally Posted by SpecNzx View Post
    Whats this tiny air filter? the brether for the valve cover?
    It's exactly that, putting a cone filter rather than having it pull via the tube from the air intake
    Mods: Secret

  16. #16
    BDSF Karl
    Join Date
    Feb 2010
    Location
    Oakland, CA
    Posts
    10,938
    Rides
    2
    Drives
    Volvo V70 T5
    Likes Received
    1536

    Default Re: Poor Mans Mods

    Quote Originally Posted by Leesfer View Post
    It's exactly that, putting a cone filter rather than having it pull via the tube from the air intake
    Too bad after that filter clogs with oil and dirt you actually lose power. Catch can ftw.
    "Do you want to go fast or do you want to suck?" - Mike K.

  17. #17
    Newbie Mike
    Join Date
    May 2010
    Location
    Enfield
    Posts
    219
    Drives
    90 Na 300zx 04 spec V
    Likes Received
    7

    Default Re: Poor Mans Mods

    Is there a write up for a catch can mod install ?

  18. #18
    Senior Member Jake
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Location
    Buffalo
    Posts
    1,037
    Drives
    06 QR25DET Spec V
    Likes Received
    21

    Default Re: Poor Mans Mods

    Quote Originally Posted by SpecNzx View Post
    Is there a write up for a catch can mod install ?
    x2...
    2006 Code Red Nissan Sentra SE-R Spec V

    CURRENT MODS: BOOSTED!!!

    ***My Build Thread***

    http://www.b15u.com/threads/38741-71...Reliable-Boost

    ***My Stuff For Sale***

    http://www.b15u.com/parts-sale/36497...clean-out.html

  19. #19
    Newbie patrick
    Join Date
    Mar 2010
    Location
    vermont
    Posts
    167
    Drives
    04 spec v
    Likes Received
    0

    Default Re: Poor Mans Mods

    the $3 short shift mod, and the JB weld shifter bushings

  20. #20
    Newbie Andrew
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    Wilmington, NC
    Posts
    449
    Rides
    1
    Drives
    '04 1.8s
    Likes Received
    19

    Default Re: Poor Mans Mods

    interior glow - $8
    painting of grills & steelies - $4
    debadging - $0

 

 
Page 1 of 5 12345 LastLast

Similar Threads

  1. Car Accident My Poor Spec =(
    By itzMVP in forum B15 Sentra (2000 - 2006)
    Replies: 27
    Last Post: 05-30-2009, 03:29 PM
  2. Any body here can help my poor sentra pass inspection?
    By chinatta in forum B15 Sentra (2000 - 2006)
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 03-06-2008, 10:24 AM
  3. poor lexus
    By coderedspecv72 in forum Sightings - THIS SECTION IS CLOSED - POST IN YOUR REGIONAL SECTION
    Replies: 16
    Last Post: 02-29-2008, 07:50 PM
  4. poor man's g35
    By FuLLah in forum General Automotive News, Discussions and Rumors
    Replies: 12
    Last Post: 07-18-2007, 05:31 PM
  5. My poor poor FuLLah
    By Lanc3rBab3 in forum Open Bar
    Replies: 24
    Last Post: 02-02-2006, 10:06 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •