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RE: Differences in `84 & `86 turbos?

>Im suprised they did something like put the 48
>housing on the SVO.  Reason is, cuz the 5 speed merkurs and Turbo Coupes
>were all .63's(until they went to the IHI anyhow).  
>->71 Pinto stonestock 2.3 EFI Turbo T5, 13.67@99 on generic radials
>->86 Escort..12.06@57 1/8th mile:) ..but gets me where I gotta
>go..sometimes<----turbo soon to come.Stay tuned for details

I thought the Merkurs all have the .48 housing.  Dave what ya got on
your XR fleet ?  I hear the .48 turbine housing, with the Grand National
compressor is the hot setup, once you do some mods ?   The reduced lag
on the smaller housing, with higher flow compressor ?

STeve Leiding