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Old 11-08-2005, 10:15 PM   #1
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??Procharger??

I dont hear much talk on this site about the Procharger kit for the zx3. Ive heard only good things about it(except it doesnt come witha tune)...but from what ive heard the installation is easy, pulls great numbers for the zx3, and is much less than PW.

What do u guys know about this kit and what are your opinions....my decision is coming down to JRSC/BBK or the Procharger kit!!

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Old 11-08-2005, 10:39 PM   #2
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Old 11-08-2005, 11:48 PM   #3
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Tom Lesperance of focus-power.com has tuned both. He prefers a turbo , but he does like the procharger kit once it has a good tune ( that he can do for you). Also Mcnews is working with that kit as well..

The JRSC with the BBK is VERY popular and makes good numbers, but other forced induction leaves it in the dust for power, it depend what you want.
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Old 11-09-2005, 12:30 AM   #4
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procharger would be my first pic for centrifigual chargers...good numbers where you can reach em. but personally, i like eaton roots whine more (if sound is your thing) the JRSC is more driver friendly, imho.

check Proficientperformance.com, JT there can tell you all in's and outs of superchargers..
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Old 11-09-2005, 02:01 PM   #5
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i see....thanks alot....i do like the sound of a supercharger but if im gonna spend thousands of dollars on something it better make me happy.....i still think im gonna get the jrsc but i just dont want to be disappointed...ya know
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The JRSC will be fine if you will be happy with 170-180 HP... If that is your goal it will be nice. If you drag a guy with a precisio turbo or even worse one of Tom's kits you will not be happy with the results...

The Jackson does work, there are just other things that work even better.
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I think the jrsc is the 2nd worst kit on the market now , The PC is by far a better unit for HP/TQ and after all isnt that what were doing this for

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what numbers at the wheels would a procharger setup give an svt?And what do they cost?
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Tom do you have a tune ready for the Procharger. I know Ray at Mcnews was working on one not to long ago.
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pretty simple really, JRSC is a toy, it whines nice and give you a bit of a boost. but its safer and the power add isnt anything too serious, therefore its more drivable and without any spooling time. if youre lookin for fun in your daily driver i recommended it...

but if youre more performance oriented, no question about it... procharger. ive seen one of their kits, and its PRO alright...
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