New to turbo'ing, would like some advice on parts required. - Page 2 - Miata Turbo Forum - Boost cars, acquire cats.

Welcome to   Members

DIY Turbo Discussion greddy on a 1.8? homebrew kit?

LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 04-27-2009, 07:23 AM   #21
Thread Starter
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Coventry, UK
Posts: 19
Total Cats: 0

Right I thought I would reply again to this thread a few months on. I have decided to go the Megasquirt route, I can see peoples reasons for recommending it. Will have it running EBC finally, probably use MBC to get me started.

Thinking of either a TD04 or GT25, will need to have a bit more of a search round to find out which is best suited for me. Will weld my own manifold from a JGS stage 1 kit, then a 3" downpipe to at least get me going. Though I will ideally use 3" throughout, with a decat too. Will have to see how space is after the manifold being built.

Will go for ebay intercooler, they seem plenty good enough for the job, though need to look up the best way to fit it on a car with AC. Not much info in the UK for that due to the lack of AC in UK spec cars. Will run 550cc rx7 injectors too, which should be plenty enough for it.

Now I am just playing with the idea of COPs too, though not sure whether it is worth it.

Just thought I would update you lot to show the direction I am going.
saitrix is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04-27-2009, 05:58 PM   #22
I'm Miserable!
iTrader: (16)
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: where most people are Utarded
Posts: 1,323
Total Cats: 0

Well then, you totally changed your thinking and plans just by reading a bit, great to hear the forum helped.
zoomin 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
3rd Time's a Charm...hopefully. zephyrusaurai Meet and Greet 2 09-28-2015 11:59 PM
New here, saying hi, here's what I'm workin with. SuperSneakySecretSquirrel Meet and Greet 5 09-06-2015 09:30 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 04:28 AM.