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Old 09-04-2009, 08:08 PM   #1
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Turbo charger

I am thinking about getting this turbo charger. Does anybody have it or is there any other turbo that you would suggest getting over this one. Also i am wondering if there is any thing else that i should do to my engine as it is bone stock eccept for a custom SRI. any thing will help.


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Old 09-04-2009, 08:12 PM   #2
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Stay away from ebay turbo "universal" turbo kit. Have you read the sticky threads at the top of the FI threads? If not there is a lot of great info in there. After you get a good foundation then ask questions about what you dont understand.
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Old 09-04-2009, 08:18 PM   #3
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Personally i bought my kit in parts because i had not the $$ to buy in one exhibition, but if you have the money buy the Tomīs kit
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I will be doing the same. I will be buying it in parts over a period of time because it is going to be very hard for me to save up 4k bucks and hold onto it.

Stay away from the ebay kit, I was curious about it too and I talked to a few ppl and then I was strongly against it.

Tom's kit is a very good kit. CFM also has a DIY kit by SPA. it won't be cheap though.
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Old 09-04-2009, 08:26 PM   #5
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where could i get tom's kit and what is the cmf website?
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Old 09-04-2009, 08:35 PM   #6
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spend the extra money and get tom's diy turbo kit! u will be happy. www.focus-power.com
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I agree get toms DIY kit LOL

I have a very nice DIY kit that has
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Down pipe with v-band clamp, comes with o2 holes
all piping , piping comes with BOV flange welded in
intercooler , large and good to 400

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Haha, Tom your crazy. J/K...but seriously.

$1495.00 With a big MOFO interooler is a great deal. I am looking into getting his kit. As soon as I have 1495.00

and CFM's site is www.focus.c-f-m.com
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Anything with "JDM" and "Focus" together in the title should not even be considered.....we have American cars? lol.

but really, you'd be better off with Tom's kit and then piecing together name brand, proven turbo parts that you need when you have the money.
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Anything with "JDM" and "Focus" together in the title should not even be considered.....we have American cars? lol.

but really, you'd be better off with Tom's kit and then piecing together name brand, proven turbo parts that you need when you have the money.
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