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Need another 50 ponies. HELP.

Discussion in '4 Cylinder' started by Matic, Aug 3, 2010.

  1. Aug 3, 2010 at 9:05 AM
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    Matic

    Matic [OP] Locked and Lifted "02" DC TRD.

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    Don't need massive hp, just wanna gain about 50 horses with some simple mods that don't require a tune.

    This 2.7 3RZFE at 150 just isn't cuttin it.

    Budget is $600. Where to start?
     
  2. Aug 3, 2010 at 9:09 AM
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    98tacoma27

    98tacoma27 is gooder 'en chicken Moderator

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    Ain't gonna happen for $600.
     
  3. Aug 3, 2010 at 9:10 AM
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    steve o 77

    steve o 77 braaap

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    ^x2, turbo it though.
     
  4. Aug 3, 2010 at 9:11 AM
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    solus HOME!!!

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    x2... 50 more HP is a significant 33% increase in HP on your engine that really can't be done on the cheap
     
  5. Aug 3, 2010 at 9:12 AM
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    mjp2 Living vicariously though myself Moderator

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    30% boost in hp will require boost or additional cylinders.
     
  6. Aug 3, 2010 at 9:15 AM
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    Zombie Runner

    Zombie Runner Are these black helicopters for me?

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    x2 on what everyone said. cant happen on the cheap. you need a turbo or a bigger motor.
     
  7. Aug 3, 2010 at 9:18 AM
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    Matic

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    Crap. I dont really wanna go turbo. I mostly just hit fire trails and rocks while i'm hunting or fishing but seems like i'm always feathering the pedal because there is no initial torque. Once it gets up to rpms, it's fine. Just seems like the throttle response is really slow.
    Suggestions?

    And it's my dd so no swapping motors.
     
  8. Aug 3, 2010 at 9:19 AM
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  9. Aug 3, 2010 at 9:20 AM
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  10. Aug 3, 2010 at 9:21 AM
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    Matic

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    for maybe 4hp, that's not gonna cut it. Prolly can't even feel it.
     
  11. Aug 3, 2010 at 9:23 AM
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    It will improve the throttle response a little. The other thing holding you back is the auto tranny.
     
  12. Aug 3, 2010 at 9:23 AM
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    Re-gear your differential. You'll have more effective torque hitting the ground.

    The downside is you'll rev higher on the highway.
     
  13. Aug 3, 2010 at 9:24 AM
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    Agreed.
     
  14. Aug 3, 2010 at 9:25 AM
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    For 50 hp you'll need a bigger budget.
     
  15. Aug 3, 2010 at 9:27 AM
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    I'm at 4.56 stock. I thought that was fair for what I do. Again, it's my dd.
    23 miles to work @ usually 65 mp. Cant re-gear.

    Anything else?
    What if I bumped up my budget? I suppose I could sell my AR15. Dont want to...but hypothetically. $1k will get me?

    Headers ?
    Deck plate mod ?
    Turbo muff ?
     
  16. Aug 3, 2010 at 9:38 AM
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    never sell your guns!

    all those things would maybe give you 10hp...maybe.
     
  17. Aug 3, 2010 at 9:39 AM
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    th3bigk0 GETTN IT

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    1.deckplate mod with better filter
    2.headers and 3 inch exhaust with turndown before axle
    3.URD short throw shifter kit
    4.proper maintnence

    I have all this on my 2.4 and it's not bad with Longtravel and 33s
     
  18. Aug 3, 2010 at 9:40 AM
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    th3bigk0 GETTN IT

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    Just saw u have an automatic so scratch the shifter
     
  19. Aug 3, 2010 at 9:42 AM
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    borderbrat Watching Chris4x4 o.O

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    crawler box will give you some low gear grunt while keeping your high gear ability for highway.
     
  20. Aug 3, 2010 at 9:43 AM
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    Zombie Runner Are these black helicopters for me?

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    3" pipe will destroy your back pressure resulting in loss of low end torque
     
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