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Old 01-07-2013, 12:38 PM   #48
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Originally Posted by ZXthrizzle05 View Post
idk bout the duratec but the zetec can not handle that much whp on stock internals, and im pretty sure the same for duratec, gonefhsn blew his 2.3 on 22psi wich ball park would be that hp or more. for stock internals you never want to go above 250 so you can have a good fun time and not kill the motor
Best to run forged rods/pistons w/ more then Fwerks 11lbs of boost on the D-tech. if you want the motor to survive.
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Question from a dummy, are superchargers any good for a Duratec?
Quite a few turbo kits out there for the D-tec. Why would you want a blower? Look what the manufacters & the aftermarket are running.
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