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Turbo vs Supercharger

Discussion in 'Performance and Tuning' started by beastlytaco, Oct 16, 2008.

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Which one: turbo or S/C

  1. Turbo

    317 vote(s)
    28.0%
  2. Supercharger

    648 vote(s)
    57.2%
  3. Dont spend the money on either

    168 vote(s)
    14.8%
  1. Apr 22, 2013 at 5:29 PM
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    colby8100

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    Its a lot more complicated than o turbos aren't for low end torque blahblah it all matters what you want and psi doesn't matter its volume of air I ran 44psi at 675hp and my new set up at 30psi should be 1000 . If you want a tire Brunner go small turbo or a s/c you need to learn more about performance before you ask a question like that my s/c car was decent but now I'm turbo all the way because now there are twin scroll. Billet ball bearing turbos that'll build more and faster hp than s/c
     
  2. May 30, 2013 at 8:01 PM
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    Run twins.
     
  3. Jul 16, 2013 at 10:36 AM
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    Twin Charge it....
     
  4. Jul 24, 2013 at 10:22 AM
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    [​IMG]

    Twin GT28R's :D Even on an initial tune.
     
  5. Jul 25, 2013 at 5:45 AM
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    MadToy

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    Am I seeing that right - 13.xx AFR??
     
  6. Jul 25, 2013 at 8:13 AM
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    Torspd

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    Yes you are. That was right after the twin build was completed. The shop quickly found that they needed to upgrade the fuel pump. At that time/date, Gadget hadn't yet released his URD fuel pump upgrade kit. This was early 2008.

    The impressive point to notice here is that how immediately the torque comes on. Almost full torque as soon as the thottle is buried. This was a 7psi pull.
     
  7. Jul 25, 2013 at 10:33 AM
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    was that megabits kit?
     
  8. Jul 25, 2013 at 10:33 AM
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    I'm no technical expert but I got the SIngle Supercharger on my 2012 Taco for the Torque throughout the powerband since I pull a 19' Travel Trailer. It seems to do this flawlessly with very little if any drop in MPG. I also got a Catback exhaust added at the same time.
    Love my Taco!;)
     
  9. Jul 25, 2013 at 10:45 AM
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    Yes sir. That was prior to the Emanage Ultimate, fuel pump, and 750cc injectors. Which then led to the retune.
     
  10. Aug 9, 2013 at 8:48 PM
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    i would love to see a similar kit on a bored and stroked 1gr
     
  11. Aug 9, 2013 at 9:32 PM
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    Just wait and you will. ;)
     
  12. Aug 9, 2013 at 9:53 PM
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    U wont
     
  13. Sep 19, 2013 at 8:05 PM
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    Eventually I will have my own with bottom mount twins:D
     
  14. Sep 30, 2013 at 6:19 PM
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  15. Sep 30, 2013 at 7:07 PM
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    thats really cheap and it doesnt say what kind of stainless it is with a turbo kit you want at least 304. you still also need an intercooler fuel management fuel pump and larger injectors then youll need to tune it to
     
  16. Nov 20, 2013 at 9:56 PM
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    Talk to member Blackdawg. He's pretty knowledgeable about that stuff
     
  17. Dec 11, 2013 at 6:32 AM
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  19. Dec 12, 2013 at 11:31 AM
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    Turbo!
     
  20. Dec 12, 2013 at 12:41 PM
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    You get the URD injector kit yet?
    :cool:
     
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