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Old 09-14-2008, 08:27 PM   #1
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Unhappy Blue Smoke Blues...

My FP "big T-28"s oil seal let go on me. So I've be tossing around going over to the Evo 16g since I have a log manifold and downpipe all made up.

So I'm turning to you guys for input. I have a BP punched over .040 with B6T rods. I'd like to see 300whp and I know the evo 16g can handle that, but being an autoxer I'm always worried about lag.

I don't know...what do you guys think?
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Old 09-14-2008, 08:30 PM   #2
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My only experience with a 16G was in my old AWD talon...that was a "big 16G" and had a good little bit of lag even on the 2.0L 4G63 motor...

Which 16G is it, the "big" 16G or the "small" 16G?
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Old 09-14-2008, 09:29 PM   #3
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It's the Evo 16g...I think it's bigger than the big, BUT it has liter wheels.
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my friend has the evo 16g and his laged alot on his set up. i have the gt25bb turbo alot less lag great for auto cross. i would say that for auto x you want a small turbo, but 300whp would be hard to get. i am at 200whp with my gt25 and with a good tune and meth injection i can get 240 whp. with a gt28 you can go close to 300whp with a good tune. but you have Fwd so lag might be your friend so you dont break loose.
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