Primera tuning tips from the car tuning guide, we take a look at the best power mods for the Primera in our latest guide.
Available in standard form with power of upto 165bhp (depending on the year), so this goes to show the tuning potential of the Primera. From this you can increase the power from anywhere between 181.5bhp to 280.5bhp but this depends on how deep your pockets are and how much fairy dust you want to use! You will almost certainly need to look at turbo or supercharger mods to get near that maximum power figure and your engines internals would need to be a fair bit stronger!
The Car Tuning Guide suggest that if you have a lower powered version you should do an engine swap with a ‘165bhp Primera Saloons’. There are some star performers in the Primera line up. With a few mods you will make yours a road scortcher rather than just a hot hatch.Your first engine modifications for your Primera should be an induction kit, sports exhaust and fuel boost valve.
The modification that gives the biggest power gain on your car would be a fast road cam. Turn your attention next to the Primeras engine head. With a good gas flowed ported engine you will see much better mid and peak range power.
The Primeras come in various power levels right up to 165bhp as per the Primera Saloon If you apply a few tuning mods to this model of Primera you will see power gains from anywhere between 181.5bhp to 280.5bhp. But this sort of power requires some pretty heavy investment and a hell of a lot of engine work. .
Forced induction Primeras respond exceptionally well to tuning mods especially remaps, also add an intercooler to your mod list. The Primeras come in various power levels right up to 165bhp. On a motorsport prepared Primera it is possible to achieve power figures of anywhere approaching 214.5bhp to 313.5bhp. But this sort of power requires some pretty heavy investment and a hell of a lot of engine work. . High on your list of mods for your Primera should be handling improvements. Although lowering improves handling you should stick to a drop of 35mm.
We will have more detailed Primera modification guides in the near future. Please check the site regularly for updates.
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