Focus Fanatics - View Single Post - what's the difference? (boost)
View Single Post
Old 07-31-2012, 12:32 PM   #5
Aku
Sneeze
 
Aku's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2008
Fan#: 57726
Location: Novi, MI, United States
What I Drive: 04 R32T, 94 CBR

Posts: 10,197
FF Reputation: 4 Aku Good Standing Member
Buy-Sell-Trade Rating: (5)
Quote:
Originally Posted by cbdallas View Post
Pro Charger: SORT OF like a belt-driven turbocharger, but it's really a different kind of supercharger. It's added on to the front of the engine and uses power from the engine (via belt) to turn a centrifugal 'pump' to force air into the engine.
A Procharger is basically belt driven turbo like he said.. its a centrifugal supercharger as opposed to the ones that bolt on to the intake are roots style super chargers (the ones that whine and sound awesome).

Vortec is another company that makes the centrifugal superchargers.


Only 3 Supercharger kits I know of for the focus are Jackson Racing, Powerworks (no longer makes anything new), and procharger.

Not sure if they are as much work to install but still require a good amount of mechanical knowledge
__________________
'04 VW R32 - Do Everything Car (O:o)=R32=W====(o:O)
'94 Honda CBR600 F2 - Nice Weather Summer Daily
Aku is offline  
    Reply With Quote