Turbo and manifold Question - Miata Turbo Forum - Boost cars, acquire cats.

Welcome to Miataturbo.net   Members
 


DIY Turbo Discussion greddy on a 1.8? homebrew kit?

Reply
 
 
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 05-26-2011, 06:07 PM   #1
Newb
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 2
Total Cats: 0
Default Turbo and manifold Question

y everyone!
I'm drivig peugeot 106 rallye s1 turbo (1.6 16v engine) currently with TD04 13g turbo from impreza and very bad desing logtype manifold... The car got 220hp at 0.9 bar at the moment but i want to get close to 260-270 hp...
So will be enough to make good 4-1 manifold with equal lenghts and turn the boost up to 1.2-1.3(is that turbo efective there or only blows hot air ???) or to be on the safe side i need td05 at arrownd 1 bar ? Any opinions are welcome! Thanks!
speed_devil is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-26-2011, 06:41 PM   #2
Murderator
iTrader: (76)
 
18psi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Posts: 36,175
Total Cats: 2,578
Default

those turbos max out at 240whp on the subaru 2.0-2.5L engines. Their limit is 16-18psi. Anything over and its just huffing hot air. So unless you're talking about crank hp, its not enough. if you want to stick to same design and footprint just get a vf series (many to choose from ) or a 16g (also many to choose from).

OR

Get a nice custom tubular manifold with a footprint of your choice and have a BIG selection of turbos available.
18psi is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 05-26-2011, 06:47 PM   #3
Newb
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 2
Total Cats: 0
Default

Thanks for the replay firts!
I'm talking about crank horse power, not wheels...
The reason i want to stay with the td04 is that my space is very limited and even the td04 is very tight... But my other concern is that my pistons/rods are stock and i think it'll be better to use bigger turbo with lower boost, than the td04 on 1.2-1.3... am i right?
speed_devil is offline   Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
15x10 - 15x11 6UL @ 949 Racing emilio700 Wheels and Tires 151 06-02-2017 03:36 PM
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
VR6 to Miata Swap ScrapinMX5 Meet and Greet 8 09-28-2015 02:04 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 07:04 AM.