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Old 03-01-2008, 06:38 PM
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which would hurt less

Alright I have seen and read many links on here about the power that turbos and superchargers put out and which ones the better power adder but I was wondering which one would do the least amount of damage to a stock block with stock internals?

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you would be safe with a turbo or a supercharger, but you have to keep the boost down around 8-9 pounds
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So if you kept the boost low would it actually be better for your engine then no turbo/super at all? Or would it still be added stress?
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it will still add stress but with a GOOD tune it'll run safe.
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yeah it would be better off with out either of them but a good tune on low boost you shouldn't have too many problems out of it
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i know it a really difficult question to give an accurate answer to. but with the increased stress at 8lbs of boost how much longevity do you think you will lose out of your engine? and if you upgrade your internals with still 8ish lbs of boost will you be able to expect the same life out of your engine(200k)?
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mmm 200k would probally be stretching it, i don't know this is true or not but i've always heard that a rebuilt honda motor wont last near as long as a factory honda motor
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