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OVTune 3.5L Tacoma Supercharger and Twin Turbo Systems

Discussion in '3rd Gen. Tacomas (2016+)' started by OVTune, Sep 2, 2018.

  1. Jul 11, 2019 at 12:51 PM
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    eon_blue

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    Generally if you're crossing deep water that is higher than the bottom of the doors, so long as you keep moving forward most of the water is getting pushed around the doors and keeps it from getting into the cab. Some might come in but it won't be bad. But if you stop or get stuck, then yeah...you're in trouble lol
     
  2. Jul 11, 2019 at 12:52 PM
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    RedBeard1

    RedBeard1 Hangry Fat Kid

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    Service writer looks at truck again. Skids, sliders, kings, LT, spring under, glass, axle dump exhaust & 30 ridgid lights.
    “Yeah mkay”

    LOL!
     
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  3. Jul 11, 2019 at 12:53 PM
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    I’m more concerned about the thermal impact of submerging the hot turbo in water. I mean, it’s still exhaust gasses driving these, they are going to be hot. Between stress on the housing and rapid contraction of the housing I could see some cracking or internal interference issues.
     
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  4. Jul 11, 2019 at 1:02 PM
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    Yep. I have to deal with water crossings on public roads pretty regularly on on my commute. I also spend a fair amount of time in the flood prone areas around Houston at our property there. My truck lives on dielectric grease, WD-40 and Fluid Film.

    C38SCFTMFW
     
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  5. Jul 11, 2019 at 1:09 PM
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    Well maybe Magnusson will continue to covertly polish their tune and by the 4th gens release we’ll have a nice top of the engine mounted roots blower to stay dry......
     
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  6. Jul 11, 2019 at 1:10 PM
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    RedBeard1

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    I have had mine in some pretty deep spots. Windows up fan on high, AC on recirculate to keep the cowl vent closed and I have not had any water in the cab to date. Physically dunking a hot turbo in cold water is the concern. Cast iron does not like quenching.
     
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  7. Jul 11, 2019 at 1:30 PM
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    My cab was bone dry after this crossing. :D
     
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  8. Jul 11, 2019 at 1:57 PM
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    Honestly makes me wonder if the 1GR-FE lower intake manifold would swap on to the 2GR-FKS cylinder heads. This would for the most part make a TRD 4.0 SC a bolt on Roots blower. They are both in the GR engine family and the intake runner flange on the cylinder head looks very similar. @OVTune is there any way you could look into the parts compatibility of a 1gr lower intake swap sometime down the road?
     
  9. Jul 11, 2019 at 1:59 PM
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    @BillDaCat8 has both. Trd charger will not bolt on your 2gr lower intake. He tried

    Edit: the bolt holes are very close, but no dice
     
  10. Jul 11, 2019 at 2:01 PM
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    Anchovy Rule #1: Never take me seriously

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    He’s asking if you can swap the 2GR lower intake for the 1GR lower intake and subsequently bolt the supercharger onto that
     
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  11. Jul 11, 2019 at 2:02 PM
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    I am fully aware of this. The question is if the 1gr lower intake will bolt to the 2gr heads.
     
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  12. Jul 11, 2019 at 2:03 PM
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    Ah my mistake. Im sure billdacat8 would tale a comparison picture for you
     
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    Are there plans of a cam package for anyone wanting to stay NA ? I think I read something about that a few months ago on the OVTune website.
     
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  14. Jul 11, 2019 at 3:10 PM
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    Mine got a little wet after doing the Mojave crossing, water was pretty deep and I didn't have a snorkel at the time so I hugged the right side of the crossing to keep my intake up higher, but it dipped my driver door well into the water. Hit a rock or something in the water and nearly flopped my truck over lol. Scared the piss out of me.
     
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  15. Jul 11, 2019 at 4:59 PM
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    I implore you; PLEASE hook up with a local off-road club. The net effect will be more sales, faster and less re-development.
     
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  16. Jul 11, 2019 at 5:13 PM
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    I wanted to do cams but I don't see it as something that sells. Cams will bring more power in the RPM range nobody cares about, 6000+
     
  17. Jul 11, 2019 at 5:18 PM
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    I’m a nobody lol
     
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    Dang, that’s pretty up there.
    Definitely won’t sell all that well, can’t remember the last time I hit 6k.. if ever.
     
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    Some of y’all are looking for results that only an LS swap will give you :rofl:
     
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