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Old 05-26-2004, 03:15   #1 (permalink)
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I called herrods in OZ the other day as I was not sure that the current spacer would fit a 80mm T/B that I am putting on nexy week and guess what it does not fit but the good people at herrods told me the magic words COMING SOON,three weeks actually cool huh! Next week when I put A open mouth induction,80mm T/B and Bmc air filter on I will Dyno it and tell you what kw/hp gains I get and when the spacer comes I will do it again and we will see what gains we get from that if anybodys interested oh I got 234rwkws so far so it will be very interesting
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Old 05-26-2004, 10:04   #2 (permalink)
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I called herrods in OZ the other day as I was not sure that the current spacer would fit a 80mm T/B that I am putting on nexy week and guess what it does not fit but the good people at herrods told me the magic words COMING SOON,three weeks actually cool huh! Next week when I put A open mouth induction,80mm T/B and Bmc air filter on I will Dyno it and tell you what kw/hp gains I get and when the spacer comes I will do it again and we will see what gains we get from that if anybodys interested oh I got 234rwkws so far so it will be very interesting
234rwkws , what car do you have. I have a ba xr8 with a 70mm t/b a k&n filter and a ss wide mouth induction and i am only pulling 205rwkws.
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234rwkws , what car do you have. I have a ba xr8 with a 70mm t/b a k&n filter and a ss wide mouth induction and i am only pulling 205rwkws.
Hi tamer, BA XR8's have 75mm throttle bodys as standard.
Herrod do have a Helix Spacer for these, members on these forums say they work well...
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Hi tamer, BA XR8's have 75mm throttle bodys as standard.
Herrod do have a Helix Spacer for these, members on these forums say they work well...
I have the blue herrods spacer. I think it is a 70mm. How much is the 80mm spacer going for.
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the Standard Herrod spacer is 74mm you use it on the standard T/B..
you use the 80mm spacer on the 80mm T/B...
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Hi Tamer,
I have Ba XR8 sedan with herrods extractors and 3'' mild steel exhaust,unichip and k&n filter but cant wait to get new bits I hope I will get 260kws+@ rear wheels.
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[QUOTE=Goldenboy]Hi Tamer,
I have Ba XR8 sedan with herrods extractors and 3'' mild steel exhaust,unichip and k&n filter but cant wait to get new bits I hope I will get 260kws+@ rear wheels. [/QUOTE
What is better for performance a k&n filter or a bmc ?. I hope you get that 260 mate she sounds like a beast. How much doe's a 80mm t/b cost.
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Herrod done some testing on air filters about 10 months back and found the BMC is the slightly better perfoming filter in our Boss engines this test was done with a SS CAI...
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Tamer,
The guy from my herrods dealer told me it was NZ$1000 dollars fitted for 80mm t/b.(cant wait)
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$1000 For A Ss 80mm T/b Thats Very Expensive For 4.9 Kw Gain On A 290 Motor Thats Like What About $800 Here.
If You Want One I Should Be Able To Get You One For $560aus Plus Postage, Fitting It To The Car Is Easy But Its Swapping Some Of The Parts Over Might Be Best Done By Someone Who Has Some Mechanical Knowledge...
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