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Found a BLOX 66mm TB and heard from a lot of people that BLOX made great ****? But is this a good size throttle body to boost on? Also if I were to get a 68mm or 70mm TB would this be good seeing as I will be running it N/A for a while before I boost?
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Found a BLOX 66mm TB and heard from a lot of people that BLOX made great ****? But is this a good size throttle body to boost on? Also if I were to get a 68mm or 70mm TB would this be good seeing as I will be running it N/A for a while before I boost?
Matt if you are serious about going boost i would go with the 70mm throttle body and a skunk2 intake manifold. Definitely talk to bustr and he'll help steer you in the right direction. You coming out tomorro night?
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Re: Which TB

Depends on how much boost you want to run.
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MAAAAAAD BOOST, and yeah, if I got money for gas I'll come through.
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Re: Which TB

aight... well if your goin boost... i would say you want anything w/ the least amount of restriction. im going w/ a 68mm skunk 2 ... found one for cheap pickin it up this weekend. but you might as well upgrade the manifold. just keep in mind the easy the flow the more the power your gonna get from forced induction. if your keeping stock internals.... you cant run alot of boost but the little bolt ons will help.
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Re: Which TB

I'ma be doing what little I can, while keeping boost mad low for now. Then once a DD is achieved, or I'm done with school, I'll start working the engine. But for now, IM is on my to do list, along with a TB.
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