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Old 02-18-2008, 08:38 AM
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what can i do to make my 2000 zuma faster without spending any money or very little like 20 bucks or something
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Old 02-18-2008, 11:22 AM
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Loose weight. Over inflate the tires. Put $20 into a slot machine or lottery tickets
and hope to turn it into a couple G's.
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Old 02-18-2008, 08:41 PM
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He's not kidding either. If you want to go faster, be prepared to stick money into your scoot.
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Old 02-18-2008, 09:00 PM
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what can i do to make my 2000 zuma faster without spending any money or very little like 20 bucks or something
you can put mothballs in the tank to up the octane and ride only downhill, that should be good for 50+ depending on how steep the hill is.
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Old 02-19-2008, 05:26 PM
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High octane won't do jack for you unless you are running high compression, which a stock Zuma is NOT.
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Old 02-20-2008, 04:06 PM
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You could always do some mods to the stock variator (ie remove thin washer, or shave down the boss pin)....this will allow the belt to ride higher on the pulley.....in turn, giving you maybe 1-3mph up top.
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You could do mild port and polish, widen the exhaust port (and polish), if you have a dremel and are patient. MILDLY port as in just enough to polish it smoothly. And after all that, you'd end up wanting to buy a pipe, rollers, springs, upjet or carb...
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thats what I do, works well, feels great
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thats what I do, works well, feels great
Do you also shave your arm pits and legs? Better aerodynamics and less drag. I sometimes strap down my loose cannon, so it doesn't flop.
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what can i do to make my 2000 zuma faster without spending any money or very little like 20 bucks or something
ride over a ravine or a steep cliff, you should be able to hit 100mph.

is this even a serious question?
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Old 08-01-2008, 10:36 AM
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ride over a ravine or a steep cliff, you should be able to hit 100mph.

is this even a serious question?

The funny thing is, this ISNT the first time this question has been asked!! LOL
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Old 08-08-2008, 05:01 AM
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There's an old saying. "Fast, cheap, and reliable. You can only pick two."
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