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Old 06-28-2002, 03:58   #1 (permalink)
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Blower plz

HI guys

Just wondering about a supercharger?

The cost fitted?

Best brand?

How much boost to run on a xr6 engine with out causing problems?

And wot sort of rwkw would i expect?

Any suggestions would be helpful

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ive seen them brand new for around $5500 add on a couple hundred for fitting. plus you would need to rip the engine down to lower the compression which can be expensive if you dont do it yourself.
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Old 06-28-2002, 07:46   #3 (permalink)
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have a look here...pricing and expected gains are all there. They are generally considered the experts in supercharging in oz at the moment...

www.capa.com.au
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THeir 5500 package gives 168RWKW

Mocks 4500 package gives 175RWKW


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Old 07-01-2002, 20:36   #5 (permalink)
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You've got a point there Hurricane, but how about torque comparisons?
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Old 07-03-2002, 08:42   #6 (permalink)
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each of those kits will get more power out of a inline 6 but you have to keep the reliablility in mind.....if you properly prepare your engine to take more boost then just fit an intercooler & turn the boost up....otherwise stick with what you got....I would go with CAPA only because I've never heard of the other brand/company
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Old 07-15-2002, 05:33   #7 (permalink)
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Jim Mock Motorsport can pump your car (EA-AU) to a 175kw rear wheels for round $4,500, that doesn't consist of a supercharger or turbo, just mods of the 4L motor.
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If a 168rwkw blown I6 was up against a 175rwkw mock motor, I would be putting my money on the blown car thats for sure.
Don't even bother comparing forced induction figures to a car with a cam and head work.
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Old 07-16-2002, 05:26   #9 (permalink)
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The difference is guys, a powerdyne blower can be mounted on the any car, with the write mounting, say you bolt it on a edxr6 you sell the car keep the blower, put it on an auxr8.
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