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Old 04-01-2003, 23:39   #1 (permalink)
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can you get an xr8 turbo ?

can you get an xr8 turbo ?
i only see xr6 turbo, why ?
lack of engine space ?
illegal ?
pointless ?
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Old 04-01-2003, 23:43   #2 (permalink)
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all of the above.....no offense but its kinda a silly question

mate if you have the cash though im sure you can get one done
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i'm not a car expert OK ?

I'm not a car engine expert OK ?
I asked because i don't know !!
How the fu*k is that a silly question ?
curiosity = intelligence
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silly to peeps who know alot about the subject maybe, seems like a fair Q to me...
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Re: i'm not a car expert OK ?

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I'm not a car engine expert OK ?
I asked because i don't know !!
How the fu*k is that a silly question ?
curiosity = intelligence
1st of all wlecome to the forums,

2ndly please be aware that not everyone is reading into your point forms as you may wish them too, so please keep the one liners out of the equation and give us a bit more info to work with.

As a newbie I think the tolerance has to work both ways.

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Old 04-02-2003, 01:18   #7 (permalink)
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1st of all wlecome to the forums,

2ndly please be aware that not everyone is reading into your point forms as you may wish them too, so please keep the one liners out of the equation and give us a bit more info to work with.

As a newbie I think the tolerance has to work both ways.

i think my question gives enough info for you to work with.
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Re: i'm not a car expert OK ?

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I'm not a car engine expert OK ?
I asked because i don't know !!
How the fu*k is that a silly question ?
curiosity = intelligence
mate thats a big call for your 3rd post....

if your going to post here you have to try and not take things so seriously first of all

also if you are so intelligent you wouldn't be making remarks like that.

anyway i think lunchtime is over....you'd better get to class
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Old 04-02-2003, 01:23   #9 (permalink)
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No there isn't they believe that 5.4 is enough[ in Auss]. The home of these engines [U.S] use suppercharges to gain heaps of power and torque [pulling power] its a possitive displacement type that fits where the inlet is. This type is used in the latter Lightnings which is a F150[?] truck type.They can do low 14's on the 1/4 mile..
Believe me fitting a twin turbo in a BA would be hard work though I can see where a T 66 single would work and fit o/k. Have to be carefull with that much power on transmissions etc..
Fitting turbo would be around $10K done right ..
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but wouldnt be easier to work with a twin screw taking into account the space lost within the engine area itself?
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