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Big or small

Discussion in 'General Tech and Maintenance' started by kermit5327, Nov 13, 2007.

  1. kermit5327

    kermit5327 New Member

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    ok so ive got everything ready in my car and im wanting to know should i go with a big turbo and low boost (5 to 8 pounds) or a small turbo and higher boost (12 to 15 pounds)

    now mind you this is going on a d15 non vtec
     
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    phunky.buddha Admin with a big stick Admin VIP

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    How do you want to drive the car?
     
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    kermit5327 New Member

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    for fun just on the streets nothing to big just somethihng to have some fun with and toy with ppl in
     
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    phunky.buddha Admin with a big stick Admin VIP

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    Ok, so 0-60 kind of work or 80-150?
     
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    0-60 i guess like i said i just want something to play with for right now
     
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    norcalgsr Honda Master Technician

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    For a daily driver I would run a smaller size turbo with as much boost as you can afford to build the motor with. Keep in mind you're going to need some good engine management/tuning and build the bottom end if you want to run anything over approx 8 PSI.
     
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    ok i plan on getting a jdm d15 and doing some work to it but im not gonna go all out on it
     
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