We've created this guide to help make you much more knowledgeable about your Miata and all the great things you can do to improve it! Now some other filters also have this feature, like the Mobil 1 filter, but stay away from Fram and Purolator. There is one exception to the tire pressure. It's made to rev that high! By upgrading your intake and exhaust you are allowing the engine to breathe much easier. In terms of the timing belt, if it breaks it won't damage your engine, but it will leave you completely stranded. The great thing about the Miata is that it responds very well to many modifications. If you want to squeeze out more horsepower from your Miata there are a few ways you can go.
Improving your Miata's handling does not have to come at the expense of a harsh ride. First of all, congratulations, and welcome to GoMiata. Okay, so how do I get started fixing up my Miata? We look forward to serving you as our customer. It's very important to properly maintain your Miata. Take a look under to get more information.
One of the best ways to improve the handling of your Miata is with a set of performance springs and shocks. We recommend starting with the and You can do one of these or both, but they work together synergistically and can give you a nice horsepower increase. How can I get more power out of my Miata? It's very important to change your oil every 3,000 miles and your timing belt every 60,000. The Miata is a very-trouble free car, but like anything, you need to take care of it. First of all, they usually lower your Miata about an inch. However, if this is where you are shifting your Miata, you are missing out on most of the cars power.
Just make sure to follow the recommend service schedule in your owners manual and you should be able to enjoy your Miata for many years to come. Here are a few more important things you should know as a Miata owner that will allow you to get many years of trouble-free miles from your Miata. We especially like the for their great performance and easy adjustability. We recommend using genuine Mazda filters since they have an anti-drainback valve on them that allows more oil to stay in the pump, rather than all drain back to the pan, so at startup - when most wear occurs - the oil circulates into the engine much more quickly. You Miata will corner much flatter and be very responsive through the turns. That is, if you are autocrossing or driving for performance, you can increase this pressure for less rolling resistance, however you do sacrifice some safety and ride comfort for this. Performance springs improve handling two ways.
Most people mistakenly inflate their tires to the maximum pressure on the tires sidewall, but this is not correct. Welcome to the Miata family!. They are nice, smooth and mellow. Sway bars, or more correctly, anti-sway bars, work by helping your Miata minimize cornering lean and respond to steering inputs more quickly. Do not overinflate your tires. As a new or new to you Miata owner you will see that as each day of ownership goes by, you will love your Miata more and more. The stock Miata shocks usually only last about 30,000 miles.
In order to make it easier, we've put together some great maintenance packages. We cannot recommend this strongly enough, and while you are at it, pick up the fantastic book, which shows you not only how to install performance items, but how to do all types of maintenance on your car as well. When you replace your shocks, you can also install a set of performance springs. Do your exhausts sound like that? This allows the car to maneuver more quickly through turns by reducing body roll. We especially like the as they are an excellent balance between performance and smooth ride. Your Miata already comes with a set of sway bars.
You will be amazed at how much more power you feel. Check the sticker on your drivers side door jamb. If you want to squeeze out even more power, consider adding a to the items above. . . .
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