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Old 05-16-2008, 04:46 PM   #1
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Using a 2.75" coupler and a 2.5" intercooler pipe? I really need a 2.75 to 2.5 90 degree reducer coupler, but they're kinda expensive as far as couplers go. Can I get away with doing this using tbolt clamps? Boost is around 20psi.


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Old 05-16-2008, 05:22 PM   #2
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I wouldnt do it. Couplers have enough trouble holding 20psi when they are properly sized as it is.
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Old 05-16-2008, 05:24 PM   #3
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I don't know much about FI, but I wouldn't try to improvise on things regarding it. Make sure stuff fits properly as it would save you trouble down the road.
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Old 05-16-2008, 06:12 PM   #5
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wrong color, need red. thanks anyway.
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Old 05-16-2008, 06:29 PM   #6
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NEED, or WANT.... Who cares what color it is if its the right thing to use. I guess I'm more of a FUNCTION over looks kinda guy...
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wait, youre boosting 20psi and cant justify a 30 dollar part???

dude, dont rice out your car do it right 30 dollars is cheap insurance
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How much have you spent on Forced induction and now your going to half ass a coupler???

Shame on you for doing stupid shit.
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Old 05-17-2008, 03:16 PM   #9
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Jeebus guys... I was trying to be SLIGHTLY nice to the guy about it. But now that ya'll have opened the door....
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