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VE Commodore Dyno Fix

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VE SS Commodore from North Brisbane rung last week for a chat with our dyno tech. Often being difficult to correctly diagnose over a phone conversation he came to see us in person. Power Curve Performance call this our proposal system. By getting an idea of the owners' problems with the vehicle and testing it on they dyno our proposal was complete. The ss fuel pump was running out at 5000rpm and tune had been limited to this to stop engine damage.   After having the fuel pump replaced the customer had lost confidence in the shop where the Commodore had originally been modified and tuned. We had the task of retuning to rectify the 5000rpm limiter. Unfortunately, the cost of a...

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2006 Holden Clubsport Dyno

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Holden Clubsport Dyno Holden Clubsport 2006  booked in for a dyno run on the Dyno Dynamics roller today. Clubsport owner had a few noted issues they wanted to be diagnosed. Power Curve Performance diagnostic specialist test drove the vehicle to locate the described issues. Often simulating the drive experience the customer is explaining with them is the best way to correctly diagnose an issue. Assuming or interpenetrating the fault can be costly and timely for the customer. Power Curve Performance Proposal Customers require a proposal to confirm the current running condition of their vehicle.  Prior to purchase, sale, modifications, tunes, and peace of mind. Condition prior to purchase, sale, modifications, tunes, and peace of mind. For the proposal of the...

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1JZGTE Engine Conversion into Manual Hilux

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This ln65 Toyota hilux had a long journey to us all the way from Rockhampton, was delivered to us with no engine, gearbox, dash, seats or interior, bull bar and fuel tank all in the tray, 1JZGTE engine was in the tray of the tow vehicle that delivered it to us, looked a little bit more work than was discussed over the phone and to be honest I wasn't sure it would ever turn up and I had no idea it was coming from Rockhampton some 6+hrs drive away! Once in the workshop we looked at the situation as we do with most of our jobs, set a list of jobs to be done and started our engine conversion, ordered...

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Toyota Manual Clutch Slip

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Toyota manual clutch slip is a guarantee when adding power or towing with a standard Toyota clutch. Many customers who have owned their manual Toyota for some time often express they have had up to 3 clutch replacements under manufacture warranty. At this point, Toyota often installs a performance clutch. Often they opt for an NPC Performance Clutch depending on the preference of management.   Power Curve most popular upgrade for the Manual Diesel Toyota. *NPC Performance clutch upgrade *Power Curve Performance ECU Tune *Catch Can *Legendex Exhaust system *Snorkel Customer Clutch Slip Experience  Not looking to tune your manual Toyota and are just having clutch slip issues give us a call to have an NPC Clutch fitted today.  Do it...

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HPD Catch Can fitment to Ford Ranger

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On this lovely Friday afternoon Beau one of our mechanics here at Power Curve fitted a HPD Catch Can to a Power Curve Performance ECU tuned Ford Ranger. Bens Ford Ranger was ECU tuned in April 2016, and it was fantastic catching up with him today. He still very much loves his Custom ECU tune we provided him and was ready for a few more upgrades. Today we fitted a HPD Catch Can for him.  Ben had heard from a family member just how important fitting a catch can is for the Ford Ranger. Ford Ranger with HPD Catch Can fitted  A HPD Catch Can reduces the build up inside the intake manifold caused by both EGR system and oil by reducing...

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Project Fraser Island Beach Chev

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This beautiful Chev was imported January 2015 by local owners Hutchinson and Sons painters family. The original purpose for the purchase was the search for the perfect beach ute, husband and wife wanted something cool and black. The family have a large van they tow to Fraser Island on a regular basis and where looking at the options of a Silverado among other makes and models. Owner Kev came across the 1941 Chev for sale on ebay in the states and had it modified and build in the US prior to importing it. Kev has spent a lot of time on the chev making it fit for purpose and due to its American manufacturing and the converters choice to fit it...

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I only drove through one muddy puddle…

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Here at Power Curve Performance we service, tune and modify multiple diesels 4wd daily. A very common occurrence with these is regular filter maintenance not being carried out. This can be due to many reasons including cap price servicing centres, price, unknown the damage and consistency that these are required to be maintained. What we have here in our image is a Ford Ranger that came to us for an ECU tune, Legendex exhaust and snorkel. We as per usual dyno the vehicle prior to our modifications and went to work on fitting the snorkel. What we discovered through this process was a well and truly mud blocked air filter and air flow metre. We contacted the owner with this...

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V8 Land Cruiser tuned to tow 5th wheeler caravan

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We have a lot of people come to us for tunes with similar towing issues such as this customer with a V8 Landcruiser Ute. Towing a 5th wheeler is a big ask of any vehicle, we find our location in Nambour a great testing grounds due to the steep inclines and long drags that we are able to test these our 4wds on. This customer has a 3” exhaust, performance heavy duty clutch a factory snorkel and intercooler We assisted his tow power with a custom Power Curve Performance ECU Tune. A V8 needs to breath and we recommend a top quality large exhaust and cross over pipe such as the Legendex brand we often fit in house. An intercooler...

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