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Xr6 stock needs turbo!

Hey guys! hows it goin...? good, good.. well i've got a stock xr6 ute 04 mk1, its got a herrods xhaust and few under the bonet mods from herrods aswell... anyway i want more power now and NEED tuuurbo -- i've heard that the 6's were built for turbo and its easy to fit, but that's what ive "heard" is this true? has anyone done this -- got aftamarket turbos on there stock 6's? which companys are best? i live in melb AND syd so either area is good... do i need to upgrade any engine bits or gearbox/clutch??? i really have no idea and ANY ANY ANY info on this woould help me out heaps... ive heard around 5-7k for a turbo and 10k for supercharge???... well anyone who has had this done or has any info, it would be welcome!! :)
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Re: Xr6 stock needs turbo!

$7 to $8K will get you into the 12's with slicks...
www.gcg.com.au get a GT 3540 and 54mm wastgate...
The auto will handle so far up to 255 rwkw...
You may need to drop compression ??
What engine is in it....

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