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Old 05-06-2008, 12:34 AM   #1
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im really interested on buying a turbo for my miata but... the only problem is im looking for a used greedy kit would it be better to go for a new kit or try to find a used one?

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does any one have one?

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Look in the classifieds. If there are no listings for a used greddy kit, then probably nobody has one for sale here. You can also post an ad in the WTB section.
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im really interested on buying a turbo for my miata but... the only problem is im looking for a used greedy kit would it be better to go for a new kit or try to find a used one?
You need to stop posting.
You need to start reading.
You need to use the search function.
You need to look in the classifieds.
You probably need to spend your money on something else.
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You probably need to spend your money on something else.
You should pay Sam for this advice.
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does any one have one?
No. Nobody here has a turbo on any car they own, or have owned, or will ever own. Turbos are mythical, like unicorns and the Tooth Fairy.
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i'll do that sorry
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No. Nobody here has a turbo on any car they own, or have owned, or will ever own. Turbos are mythical, like unicorns and the Tooth Fairy.
that's not what i entended it to say I agologize
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alot of newbies post things like "i want it in my hand now!" instead of getting up and getting it themselves...
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I have a t3 starter kit for sale, pm me if interested.
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No. Nobody here has a turbo on any car they own, or have owned, or will ever own. Turbos are mythical, like unicorns and the Tooth Fairy.
I believe he meant was anyone selling a used kit.
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I believe he meant was anyone selling a used kit.
I don't care what he meant.
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I believe this is what Sav is getting at

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I have a t3 starter kit for sale...
A T3 "starter" kit... HAHAHAHA!!!
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what's wrong with a t3 stater set?
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so i now have a greddy kit and about to be boosted for the first time ill be running the stock 5psi how much horse will i expect to get off of it? stock engine
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lol after getting **** for asking a stupid question, you go ahead and ask another stupid question? Do a search.
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In general, it's best to search... ****, you can go to the Greddy website and it'll tell you how much.

But also "in general", each psi is good for about 10whp. Your car comes with about 90whp stock. There are dozens of factors that affect this, some bigger than others, but 1psi=10whp is a good way to estimate.
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so i now have a greddy kit and about to be boosted for the first time ill be running the stock 5psi how much horse will i expect to get off of it? stock engine
how about this bud

do a ******* search

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