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Old 06-22-2007, 03:18 PM   #1
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Turbo ?

ok so i live in fairbanks alaska (i like to call it Butt F cold alaska) anyways i really want to turbo my SVT but i dont think i should because i drive on ice 9 months out of the year...if i was to buy a turbo and install it and in the winter time turn the psi down to llike 1 or 2...would that do any damage to the turbo or turn the blow off valve so it olny holds 1 or 2 psi...just some ideas...i have a lot of stock SRT-4 that i want to blow apart up here...

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You could always get a few tunes with different boost levels yes, and no it won't do anything harmful to your turbo...i don't even think you need to tune it down for the winter though, just go easy on the throttle, stay out of boost.
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it would be hard to stay out of boost when your wheels slip in ice or snow
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neven thought i dont know much about FI im going with turbozetec on this one...i do like the idea of mutil tunes though thats something i could look in too. it might be more money but o well
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what if i just had the flash for 12 psi and then truned the boost down with a EBC
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have you thought of maybe a SC instead? I have thought about this same thing, living out here, cause I spend my weekends snowboarding all season.

With a supercharger, I would think that you wouldnt hit instant wheel spin and it would be easier to manage in bad weather.
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no a sc would be worse.
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well i think i might have to wait 3 years for my SVTFT
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turbo ?

i posted this on the FI post but the left me high and dry...i know my svt family wont

ok so i live in fairbanks alaska (i like to call it Butt ** cold alaska) anyways i really want to turbo my SVT but i dont think i should because i drive on ice 9 months out of the year...if i was to buy a turbo and install it and in the winter time turn the psi down to llike 1 or 2...would that do any damage to the turbo or turn the blow off valve so it olny holds 1 or 2 psi...just some ideas...i have a lot of stock SRT-4 that i want to blow apart up here...
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Merged...
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