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Old 06-26-2009, 06:08 PM   #1
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going turbo...well maybe

Hey all, lately I have been toying with the idea of going turbo on my 05 D20 SES sedan. I just want some more power to play with.
Where is a good place to look for a turbo or a turbo kit?

Also, do you all think it is worth it? I have 60k miles on it. I mean I have taken care of the motor so it can't be in THAT bad of shape. Is it even worth running a turbo on stock internals?


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your engine will be fine with a turbo on stock internals. as long as you have maintained it will the mileage will be fine.
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Go for it. I'm running a turbo on my 2.0L dtec. Stock internals and all. If your looking for a turbo kit go to F2 or FSW. Both sell great kits.
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oops...forgot to mention. It's an auto...will a turbo'd motor damage my tranny at all? Will it slip or anything like that? I have heard stories of the tranny slipping when going into gears with the added HP.

Also, is there anything cheaper out there that won't be cheap? I have like a 1200 dolloar limit lol
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I'm putting a turbo on my 2.0 duratec with automatic transmission. Will have the kit next month. The tranny will need some upgraded parts in it to handle 200+ hp. I will be going to lentech for some upgrades.
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I'm putting a turbo on my 2.0 duratec with automatic transmission. Will have the kit next month. The tranny will need some upgraded parts in it to handle 200+ hp. I will be going to lentech for some upgrades.
so are you saying that it will need to be upgraded to handle boost? I was just planning on running 8PSI
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