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Old 06-06-2013, 02:03 AM   #1
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turboing stock motor

Like the title states, I'm turboing a stock svt motor. My plan is to run 8psi. The motor has 120k on it but runs great. I'm just curious as to others thoughts on this, good or bad. What is most likely to fail and or what would be some preventitive maintenance to do before turboing? Any input is appreciated.


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Old 06-06-2013, 08:00 AM   #2
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do a compression test on the motor if u wanna be safer. 8 psi is just fine, but you will want more in the future. lol
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Agree with above , good parts , good tune is the trick to long life with the SVT engine

First thing to fail would be the Pistons ring glands everything else in the engine will get you to 450HP

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Old 06-06-2013, 01:26 PM   #4
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also don't forge the intake runner gaskets
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