1.6 BEGi Turbo Prepping - Miata Turbo Forum - Boost cars, acquire cats.

Welcome to Miataturbo.net   Members

DIY Turbo Discussion greddy on a 1.8? homebrew kit?

LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 02-15-2015, 11:07 PM   #1
Thread Starter
Join Date: Feb 2015
Posts: 2
Total Cats: 0
Default 1.6 BEGi Turbo Prepping

Just picked up a used BEGi turbo kit for my 90' Miata. Will begin the process once I pick up a Megasquirt in about a week or so. Pics will be uploaded when process has begun.

What I have so far,
Garrett 2554 Turbocharger
BEGi Manifold
BEGi Downpipe
eBay Intercooler (Will upgrade to a Mishimoto IC eventually)
Auto Meter Boost Gauge
Innovative Motorsports Wideband
RX7 550cc Injectors
Mishimoto Radiator (Already installed but upgrading my fan shroud to the slim shroud soon)

I will be replacing my timing belt,water pump & seals before I begin boosting as well as upgrading my mounts to the megan racing mounts. Any other things I should be worried about before I begin the process or any tips you guys can give me would be much appreciated! Thanks!

Attached Thumbnails
1.6 BEGi Turbo Prepping-16357237730_3d87b41308.jpg   1.6 BEGi Turbo Prepping-16543007601_ab24cec1ce.jpg   1.6 BEGi Turbo Prepping-15924513283_de3799cf95.jpg  
hydreaux is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-16-2015, 04:00 AM   #2
Junior Member
iTrader: (3)
Join Date: Dec 2011
Posts: 380
Total Cats: -17

Not too sure on the Megan mounts, but fab9 have a pretty sweet deal on the solid mounts. My old setup, I went with the mazda comp mounts from 949 racing.

Don't forget to replace the clutch.
Coolant reroute would be a good investment too.
AdoboMiata is offline   Reply With Quote

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Another Cast Manifold Corky Bell Prefabbed Turbo Kits 18 11-22-2016 10:01 PM
New M62 Miata owner Pist0n Meet and Greet 4 10-01-2015 09:18 PM
Low oil pressure after 1.8 swap and new turbo setup JesseTheNoob DIY Turbo Discussion 15 09-30-2015 03:44 PM

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:07 PM.