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      07-25-2012, 12:41 PM   #1
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How our turbo works

Just thought I share on how our turbo works being that it's twin scroll n bov is housed in the compression side. Let's just say I'm bored at work..but pretty interesting

http://www.full-race.com/articles/bo...fr-turbos.html
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      07-25-2012, 01:39 PM   #2
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This is pretty cool. You wonder how long before they come out with an aftermarket solution to upgrade our manifolds+turbo.
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This is pretty cool. You wonder how long before they come out with an aftermarket solution to upgrade our manifolds+turbo.
you can do it today if you want that ...
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That requires more $$ than I'd like to spend on power right now. Already feel like I've got plenty for my current skill level.
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I don't even want to add up on how much I spent on the car already.,and all that's left for me is an exhaust. Don't even know if it's even worth it.. 1200$ for that or spending the same amount on lowering the car? I was out of the car scene for 10 years n something keeps bringing me back to waste more money hahaha
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I'm done with mine- it's plenty peppy with the Dinan stage III and Dinan free flow exhaust.
Hell it's a convertible, not a fucking Veyron

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I'm done with mine- it's plenty peppy with the Dinan stage II and Dinan free flow exhaust.
Hell it's a convertible, not a fucking Veyron
Same here. My xi is plenty fast for me. Just funny how everyone is trying so hard to hit that 400 mark !
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Same here. My xi is plenty fast for me. Just funny how everyone is trying so hard to hit that 400 mark !
hey! lol I kinda gave up though! I am happy at my current power level.
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Same here. My xi is plenty fast for me. Just funny how everyone is trying so hard to hit that 400 mark !
hey! lol I kinda gave up though! I am happy at my current power level.
I'm sure if we spray some nos with our meth then that extra 10 horses will hit 400 hahaha but don't blame me when the motor blows
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With nos it'll be well over 400 hp haha. Possibly 450 whp. But I'm not doing that lol.
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Just thought I share on how our turbo works being that it's twin scroll n bov is housed in the compression side. Let's just say I'm bored at work..but pretty interesting

http://www.full-race.com/articles/bo...fr-turbos.html
Am I missing something? It looks like it's just an improved single turbo made from better and in some cases lighter, materials and better geometries?
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