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Old 03-27-2012, 05:51 PM   #31
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Also, he'* bringing the turbo tomorrow to fit it in place. Going to snap a few pictures with that all installed.
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I will be anxiously awaiting fresh pics LOL.
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Changed the wheel hubs today. That was a fight with rounded bolts and such, but I defeated them.


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Next week the steering rack goes in, finally. New ball joints, and that'* it. The rest is putting it all back in. Hope to have the engine back in the car next week.
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Talk about a tight fit, this is the down pipe.


The turbo
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Nicely done.

Is he going to reroute the filter so its not inside the engine bay?
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It will be down by the PCM. There will be a AtA intercooler that needs to be installed yet.
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What'* the guestimate on HP this beast going to put out?

And uh, how long do L36 bottoms last with a turbo?
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I have no clue on either question.
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LOL, I guess you will be having a returning customer then! LOL
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I'm going to start taking bets on when the first ticket will be written.
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