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Old 07-09-2005, 12:10 PM   #1
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Turbo vs. Supercharger

im considering either a turbo or a supercharger for my zx3 and i was wondering what are the positive and negative gains for both and which one is recomended for the most power gains. thanks


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This topic has been covered many times. Do a SEARCH, especially in the Forced Induction chat.
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Old 07-09-2005, 02:12 PM   #3
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A SEARCH will help with your answer. A recent discussion was done not that long ago -.-
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Shoot i like this debate , Turbo will allways give more power and almost 2 times the TQ as a SC

Turbos are no less reliable

Turbos do tend to cost more for a quality kit

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Old 07-09-2005, 07:11 PM   #5
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I have to agree with Tom, Turbo is the way to go
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Tom, I don't know if I want to get into this debate again... :)
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Sure i do !

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I had a JRSC on my 02xz5 auto , A WAste of time & money . what a disappointment ...
I now have a turbo on my 04SVT , no comparision. what a blast. An orgasam at every shift point... ...

This doesn't have to be a debate...or an exercise in mechanical theory... GO turbo...
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Id go turbo. More power more reliable and more tuneable than the supercharger. Turbonetics or Garrett are the way to go. I prefer Garrett though. Right now Im looking for a GT28RS turbo for my ZX3.
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I have to agree with Tom, Turbo is the way to go
03OrangeSVT: would you mind telling me what other mods you have to your SVT? my goal is to put down numbers like you have, but i'm not sure exactly how to go about doing that...

and another question: to be able to break 250whp, is a turbo the only way to do it since you're pretty limited w/ the amount of boost you can do w/ a supercharger?
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