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2.7 performance questions

Discussion in '4 Cylinder' started by dirty TaTer, May 9, 2011.

  1. BrokenTusk

    BrokenTusk I support a velociraptor free workplace.

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    Agreed,

    Plus, if your going to sink THAT much $ into it, you might as well do it right
     
  2. bjmoose

    bjmoose Bullwinkle J. Moose

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    Search the forums, someone (urd??) is building a new 2nd gen 4 banger blower kit RIGHT NOW.
     
  3. 05RedTaco

    05RedTaco Nom Nom Nom

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    Umm... Come drive my 5lugger.. Stock 2.7L with 31x10.5x15 tires and 3.33gears in rear end. NO I don't have power or torque anywhere, its slow as hell.

    I would need 4.56gears to actually gain some power over stock...
     
  4. dirty TaTer

    dirty TaTer [OP] Ruts are the enemy

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    you would buy what? a taco with v8 or the 2.7 mod?
     
  5. whippersnapper02

    whippersnapper02 Well-Known Member

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    For a mudder I would get a 80s Chevy 4wd pickup with a 350 and swap in a 502 with fuel injection.
     
  6. BrokenTusk

    BrokenTusk I support a velociraptor free workplace.

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    For a mudder I'd get a helicopter, fly right over the stuff. Show you all up
     
  7. radioactivemint

    radioactivemint Well-Known Member

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    Yes, this.
     
  8. steve o 77

    steve o 77 braaap

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    mud is no fun
     
  9. Performula

    Performula Six lugs of fury!

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    Sell it and a buy 4L Tacoma. It sounds stupid and I'm not being a smart ass. I modified a few cars and two bikes. In the end, and during the times, I would have been better off buying an LT-1/LS-1, Evo or a 1000.
     
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