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Discussion in 'General Tech and Maintenance' started by kseries267, Apr 3, 2008.

  1. kseries267

    kseries267 New Member

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    i am fairly new to the tuner seen i have been hearing a lot about boosted vs non boosted and things of the such. but i wanted to know is what is it when you boost your car. is it jus another way of saying modifying
     
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    Luis998 Honda Enthusiast

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    That's one way of looking at it, however; if your car is boosted, it's probably turbo'ed. :D
     
  3. BrutalB83

    BrutalB83 Brutal Moderator Moderator VIP

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    Boost = Forced Induction, i.e. turbo, supercharging, etc.
     
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    YBLEGAL Regular Member w/ Cheese

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    and the uncomon other usage of boosted would mean theft.

    "steve's car got boosted in gary. that sucked"

    but yup, mainly it means forced induction.
     
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    nootrac22 Well-Known Member VIP

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    could also refer to a childs seat.
     
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