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Old 09-30-2015, 09:48 PM   #1  
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I'm in search of a cast iron turbo manifolds for my 1.6, my stainless keeps cracking! Let me know if anyone has anything they want to sell.
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I will buy the manifold
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A well made fabricated manifold will be fine. Just stop using the cheap Chinese manifolds. MK Turbo has a kit on group buy on this forum if you want a good one.
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A well made fabricated manifold will be fine. Just stop using the cheap Chinese manifolds. MK Turbo has a kit on group buy on this forum if you want a good one.

Where can I get in on this?
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A well made fabricated manifold will be fine. Just stop using the cheap Chinese manifolds. MK Turbo has a kit on group buy on this forum if you want a good one.
Nope, group buy is full.


Here is a cast manifold for you. Here is another.
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Nope, group buy is full.


Here is a cast manifold for you. Here is another.

Just not trying to spend 400 I'm a 17 year old broke high school kid.
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Old 09-30-2015, 10:39 PM   #8  
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Just not trying to spend 400 I'm a 17 year old broke high school kid.
Then that also means you cannot afford to replace your blown motor that is going to happen soon. To reliably turbo a miata you will be spending $2500-3000.
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Then that also means you cannot afford to replace your blown motor that is going to happen soon. To reliably turbo a miata you will be spending $2500-3000.

Already about that much into it :(
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Already about that much into it :(
Welcome to the modding your car game. Spend the money, do it right the first time. These are the expenses you are going to have.

$1000 for MS and Wideband O2 sensor.
$300 for Flow Force Injectors.
$350 for FM1 clutch
$300 for Intercooler and Piping
$100-1500 for a Turbo.
$750 - 1500 for manifold and downpipe.
$400-800 for a 3" exhaust.

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I'm assuming ISO is the cheap brand sold on ebay that WILL always crack no matter what, even if unused.
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I'm assuming ISO is the cheap brand sold on ebay that WILL always crack no matter what, even if unused.
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lol u tk hm 2 d bar?
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Already about that much into it :(
Do you mind listing your current mods you already have on the car?
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OP, i'm reading your name as "Kale Sausage" and it's really confusing me.
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