Mar 222011
 
Borg Warner EFR7670 Turbo Exposed and Tuned Part 2

I know, its been a while since i posted, but there was tons to compile and just not enough time in the day to complete this. Anyway here you go! I will repsond to some of the customer posts in just a few! The Build and the Results Installing the EFR, or should i say building a turbo kit surrounding this turbo wasn’t too hard, it just took some time and planning. I spent alot of time placing the turbo [...Continue Reading...]

Jan 052011
 
Garrett GTX Turbo Comparo Part 2

Update 1/05/11 Dyno Results This is what you have all been waiting for! Finally the “Proven Power” side of things. But first a few questions surrounding the GTX3076R and other GTX turbos. The Question, “Is the GTX turbo Laggier then the GT turbo?” Answer, “NO” The Question, “Is the GTX turbo going to make more power?” Answer, “YES” The Question, “Is the GTX turbo better?” Answer, “See above answers” The Question, “Is the GTX worth the extra money?” Answer, “YES” [...Continue Reading...]

 Posted by on January 5, 2011 Dyno Test & Tune, Turbocharger Testing Tagged with: , , , , ,
Nov 062008
 
Boost Control Systems Explained..... Part 1

This collection of parts above are typical items you will find in a modern boost control system and many aftermarket type system.s  Some items may not be recognizable, but after you read this, i think you will be able to pick out any of those parts and understand what they do and how they work. Modern day boost control systems rely on both mechanical and electrical systems to control boost.  The main electronic component is the ECU, which drives an electro-mechanical device [...Continue Reading...]

Aug 172007
 
My Lotus Elise Turbo Build

First let’s start with the car. I am not going to get into the stats of the car in stock form.  Its by no means is it the fastest car, or the highest G load car, but it does everything pretty well, especially handling and feel.  I have owned it for almost 2 years now and has been up for sale 2 times, but never sold.  Mainly because I didn’t really want to get rid of it!  Well I decided [...Continue Reading...]

 Posted by on August 17, 2007 Dyno Test & Tune, Project Builds Tagged with: , , , , ,
Jan 172007
 
PERRIN H6 Build Up

This is kind of long, so sorry ahead of time. You can just skip to the bottom see the dyno graphs, but that would be no fun. Summer of 2005, SEMA was coming up soon, and what could we do that would wow people.  With ideas floating around about different cars to buy, build, or mod, we were kind of up in the air about what to do. Then the word H6 came up. THE BUILD THE ENGINE There are [...Continue Reading...]