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Old 11-29-2006, 04:00 PM   #1 (permalink)
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what are some good mods to prep my engine for a supercharger
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Old 12-02-2006, 10:09 AM   #2 (permalink)
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what are some good mods to prep my engine for a supercharger
that depends on what type of engine you have and how many miles are on it.
how much boost will you run? you might be able to just bolt it on, or you might want to rebuild part of your engine. but, other than that you'll be flowing more air so, larger intake, throttle body, exhaust.
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I say if you're going to go super, you should have every good N/A mod first.

Headers, Cams, Exhaust

Everything else you need comes with the supercharger.
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I don't know about headers. I've seen some headers actually decrease the efficiency of the supercharger, somehow. Some people have added headers and later found that they need their s/c to run at a higher psi to make the same power.


I'd say a lot of maintainnence upgrades would be good, as well as a good cooling system overhaul. Other great things ot help out the s/c are lightweight flywheel and shorter differential gearing.

On the 325 i'd defintely upgrade to some M cams.
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Long tube headers will lose you torque but gain you top end. A supercharger will gain you torque but lose you top end, sounds like a good combination to me.
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