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Old 06-07-2007, 03:00 PM   #1
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N2O with turbo.

Is anybody here running a turboed foci with N2O and used it under full boost? Any bad things coming from putting the 2 together? And is it mostly based on how good your tune is?


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I have a N20 with a freshly installed turbo, but I was warned not to run the two together without upgrading the internals, so I am keeping the Nitrous disconnected for now. The duratec can handle up to 12lbs of boost without any mods to the engine, but only if you're not also running the nitrous.
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With a good setup you wont need the N20.... I have a hard enough time keeping traction the way it is.... well at least when I have pistons IN the motor.
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With a good setup you wont need the N20.... I have a hard enough time keeping traction the way it is.... well at least when I have pistons IN the motor.
Pistons do seem to help make more power. On topic nitrous and boost ,aren't we being just a bit greedy
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yeah i was wondering the same thing. if i remember right tom's black focus had nitrous on it also.
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man, nitrous and a turbo...talk about no traction!
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I have a build eng so it can take the beating but traction ya that might be a prob. :-)
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If the motor can handle the n2o AND boost, why not save the cost of the nitrous and just turn up the boost instead?

Reminds me of the Fast and the Furious.
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Tom said he never used the N20 on his black car... it was there for looks.
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^ i talked with wayne from hypnotic a long time ago and he said on his 10.9 run he was running a 50 shot for helping spool the t-bo...which, locke, is the reason you put the two together, many srt-4s and evo's use it to get better launches (given good grippers of course)
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