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Old 09-12-2005, 04:07 PM   #1
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turbo kit questions

i want to turbo my car after i get farther along and i just have some questions about turbo kits. which one is the best bang for the buck? performance wise which one is best? which one is the safest and most reliable. i want the focus power kit but i cant afford it and i don't see being able to afford it anytime soon. i could afford about 3500 prolly sometime soon. i was looking at the Gude kit and the roush kit. those two look pretty comparable. is it safe to boost on a motor with 69k? how sturdy are the lower ends of these motors?


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Old 09-12-2005, 04:59 PM   #2
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Focus-power stage 1 kit with there mic should cost about $3500 or close to it. Good for 200hp hat's what I'd do
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yea i wanted an intercooler there, its safer.
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Stay away from gude,its always been problems
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really? like what?
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too many to list, either toms kit, precision, or rousch
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yea hmmm. im thinking ill save more money for toms kit. it looks like the best.
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precision is a very nice alternative to toms kit if you dont have the money. you can get a bunch of upgrades added to the setup and still be under the cost of toms kit.....you can order the precision kit with a GT28r, a really fast spooling ball bearing turbo which is quickly becomeing the most popular turbo for our engines...i would go that route if it was me, or build my own
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build my own is another option. where could i get a manifold? who else has built their own turbo kit? so i can contact them.
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i am b uilding my own now. you can get a lot of different manifolds im doing a jgs weld up kit
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