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Old 09-19-2009, 08:37 AM   #1
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Comp Turbo vs Roush T3/T04E

Would the Comp Turbo that comes in your kit be a decent upgrade over the T3/T04E turbo that comes in the Roush kit? How do these turbos compare in terms of spool and power production?

Does the Comp Turbo come with proper flanges that would make it a drop-in replacement for the Roush turbo? Or would a new down-pipe be required?


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Old 09-19-2009, 09:46 AM   #2
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Stock or built engine ? Whats your power goals ? It should be a direct replacement 5 bolt flange just like the Roush/turbonetics turbo on it

Is there something wrong with your turbo now ? I did a Roush Zetec kit for a Customer on here that is making over 400HP

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No, nothing is wrong with my current turbo. I was just curious how they compared. Let's say 300-325whp with a focus on mid-range power.

Does the Comp turbo offer any advantages in mid-range power?


Also, somewhat aside, if I were to order a built short block from you, how long does it usually take to assemble and ship? Do you also sell built MTX-75s, i.e. new with quaife diff. installed? I'm afraid my current MTX-75 has seen better days, mostly as a result of letting inexperienced drivers behind the wheel.
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I dont think the turbo on the roush will get you to 325 if it did it would be maxing it out , A comp turbo to do what you asking can give some gains yes , a BB would help even more

Short block takes about 3 to 4 weeks right now to get built and ready to ship

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Old 09-19-2009, 11:33 AM   #5
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Approximately how much would a ball-bearing Comp Turbo be through you? What kind of options are available for sizes, etc.?

What about the MTX-75? Do you sell new, built versions of them?
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It would be much cheaper to install LSD in yours , a full rebuilt is costly because we change bearings , all syncro and install LSD is about 900.00 -1050 exchange , Install in your is about half that

I would need to know what size turbo then I can get price on BB

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What size would you recommend for a goal of 300-325whp, with some room to grow in the future to maybe 350whp or so?
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350 or so ? I need to know what you expect from a turbo, 400 , 450 , 350 or so leaves a lot open on the big end lol

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Haha, sorry. Let's say max of 350whp, but aim for the 300-325whp range.
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I will get you a price Monday

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