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SVO: Re: Need help selecting a turbo



On Wed, 3 Dec 1997 17:36:01 -0500 (EST) "Scott Shidel..."
<shidel@suntan.eng.usf.edu> writes:
>
>Forget nick and his 900 dollar turbo of unknown trim...And stay away 
>from
>the E....call turbonetics, and for between 200 and 250 you can get the
>parts to make a S trim T4 on a stock center section..Seal plates are 
>like
>30 bux, compressor housing is like 120, and the wheel is about 
>80....do
>the math.  Thats whats different, and if you pay 900 for it your 
>throwing
>money away.
>Shops that dont specailize in turbos but jus the cars they are 
>installed
>on love how vague turbo specs are.  Let me tell ya, there is no such 
>thing
>as a Garret Stage II turbo upgrade.  Its all stuff from Turbonetics
>usually, that a certian vendor likes and buys, puts it together and 
>marks
>it up usually over 100%.  I am always amazed at what places that work 
>on
>the car can get for the stuff.  
>
I LOVE THAT!

ExtremeSVO
Charcoal Grey '86 SVO which needs a paint job bad!
2 Chambered Flowmasters, 2 1/2" Mac Tail pipes(Is it me or does MAC SUCK)