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Old 11-07-2005, 06:42 PM   #1
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stage one questions

Sorry about all the questions. But i have another, If I were to buy the stage one kit what would the benefits be of intercooling it? Or is it not neccesary or worth it with that amout of boost.


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It is a BIG plus to IC a turbo kit that is where you will make the most power , I offer the STG1 to thos that dont have all the cash now yet want to TC there cars , then later they add the IC kit i sell it is a direct hook up to the STG1 kit

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okay, i am wanting to add some power to my focus but it will be a daily driver, would it be possible to get about 230 h/p to the wheels with the stage one and your intercooler? and wouldn't it be cheaper for me to get the stage 1 and add the intercooler than the full kit for my power needs? full kit w/ instalation and tuning= $6500, stage installed and tuned + intercooler= 3650+1150= $4800.
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The turbo with the STG1 isnt the same as the full kit , No tuning comes with the STG1 either so add injectors , MAF , chip to the list as well as hoses and clamps for the intercooler kit

I wouldnt push the STG1 to 230 at the wheels

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okay, i am wanting to add some power to my focus but it will be a daily driver, would it be possible to get about 230 h/p to the wheels with the stage one and your intercooler? and wouldn't it be cheaper for me to get the stage 1 and add the intercooler than the full kit for my power needs? full kit w/ instalation and tuning= $6500, stage installed and tuned + intercooler= 3650+1150= $4800.
The full kit with installation should be $5950, which should incluce dyno tuning according to Tom's website.
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The turbo with the STG1 isnt the same as the full kit , No tuning comes with the STG1 either so add injectors , MAF , chip to the list as well as hoses and clamps for the intercooler kit

I wouldnt push the STG1 to 230 at the wheels

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Three questions:

Why did you use a different turbo with the stage one kit?

Why wouldn't you push it to 230 if it has an intercooler added?

Could you sell the stage 1 kit with the turbo from the full kit?


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You should think about making this thread a sticky, or creating a FAQ thread.
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Why did you use a different turbo with the stage one kit?
****It is still a very good turbo but the 320HP turbo isnt realy needed with the 210HP kit

Why wouldn't you push it to 230 if it has an intercooler added?
****If it is intercooled i would push it much more than 230HP

Could you sell the stage 1 kit with the turbo from the full kit?
****Yes i do it all the time it cost 550.00 to add the full kit turbo to the STG1 kit

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sp what would be the total cost ( an estimate) for the stage one with your intercooler installed and tuned? also i have an xcal-2 unit could you tune it with that?
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STG1 kit 2795.00
Install 650.00
IC Kit 1100.00
Hoses and clamps for IC kit 125..00
Injectors 220.00
MAFia 165.00
Dyno and tune 450.00

Yes i can do it with your Xcal2

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Last questions i promise what horsepower level would i be at with that set up and what are the advantages of getting the bb turbo. And what trim is the stage one turbo.
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