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Old 02-08-2006, 11:59 PM   #1
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OK..my sister has a PT cruiser turbo...the factory 'turbo' on it seems to be nothing more than a snub nose hair dryer located between the TB and airbox...infact it looks alot like the heater blowers i had on a '74 VW Bus....i'm sure you all know what sort of turbo i'm talking about..lol

OK..now the question...would this sort of 'turbo' set up benefit my Bonne'* performance any?...do those type of turbo'* do any good on anything?
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basically it takes the exhaust gas makes the turbo spin, when the turbo spins it pul;* in air forcing it in the TB

it would take alot of work on the bonne to make it effective
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well that turbo, among other things im sure, seems to benefit the PT cruiser by about 70hp and 80ft lbs of torque...so it must be more than a hair dryer
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well that turbo, among other things im sure, seems to benefit the PT cruiser by about 70hp and 80ft lbs of torque...so it must be more than a hair dryer
haha..yeah that little car will get a bit squirrely on launch..plus it has the quick shift option
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This about the same size as the SRT-4 , but with a lower pressure setup.

This turbo will give you quicker torque than a bigger turbo, while spending money to custom fit it, you better put a bigger turbo that give more top end power.IMO
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The best thing to do is dyno your car, find it'* volumetric efficiency vs. rpm, decide where you want to make power, then size a turbo accordingly.
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