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#1 (permalink) Old 10-18-2004, 12:01 AM
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I usually disregarded any thoughts of leaving the wonderful world of NA cars, but when I stumbled upon this link, it made me think.

They claim it's safe, but is it really? This would put me close to 300hp.

It's a far bigger gain than the $6k dinan supercharger... and for $3400.

What do you think?
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first i would buy one from someone such as aa tuning, spend the money its made to perform, second i wouldnt buy a kit from a place called turbo kits.com haha

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Boost: 6 PSI
HP Gain: 56% Increase (safely on stock engine)
Turbo Efficiency: 300+ HP

In order to go from 189/190 hp to around 300, you are going to have to boost 12lb at the least; probably more. That site is pretty deceitful.

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Ive seen threads about this kit on bimmerforums and DTM, to sum up everything they talked about. its Garbage you get what you payfor. Stick with AA somethign reliable

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ya. AA or custom.

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