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Old 05-30-2016, 02:58 PM   #21
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Everyone one had their fun I do not see what's wrong with setting the dude straight and lending him a better idea. Stupid questions are stupid but no one is required to waste their time responding like a dick either. Personally I'd rather try to help the dude if I am going to waste my time on it.

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Old 05-30-2016, 05:00 PM   #22
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1. The Toyota is a way bigger engine. Manufacturers install correctly sized turbos for general use.
2. Know body makes a manifold or downpipe for your application, so figure about 1,500 for a good one fabbed by someone who knows what they are doing.
3. Now you have TWO massive glowing heaters, under the hood of a car that is already cooling deficient.
4. You don't sound turbo savy. This would be almost destined for failure. Never finish, runs like ****, blown up, catch fire etc.

5. It's a bad idea. How abou that. Not a question, a statement.

Could you imagine plumbing 4 water lines and four oil lines? There would be so little room, You would have to work on the car with chop sticks.

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Old 05-31-2016, 06:33 PM   #23
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Thanks everyone for the help. Just wondering cause I am NOT turbo savvy... Never claimed to be and just asked a question. No need to be sarcastic or rude even if it's something you guys know that I DONT.
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