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Thread: Operation Get Out of its Own Way

  1. #361
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    Man that's a huge difference!
    Photobucket can kiss my ass!!!

    04 Comp Orange Cobra #3653

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    Quote Originally Posted by draggin50 View Post
    Man that's a huge difference!
    I have 1/4” of space between the strut tower and this. I may have to cut into the wastegate bracket if it hits. I bought a stick welder and welded for the 1st time to put a reducer and 2.5” v-band on the exhaust pipe. I need a lot more practice. It doesn’t look great but it will work. I may fix it in the spring.
    Joe

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    Put some exhaust heat wrap on there and it’ll look great.
    2006 Black CCSB Powerstroke
    Black C6 Z06

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    Quote Originally Posted by JIMS SVT View Post
    Put some exhaust heat wrap on there and it’ll look great.
    I think I may do this. Thanks!
    Joe

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    Some off Brand bov I found on Amazon. Came with different spring kit. Cost more for the 1” silicon return hose than the bov,lol.



    JB welded a 1” fitting to the intake pipe for bov return after the MAF to keep it from having unmetered air.


    I’ll start it tomorrow, about done I think it was a pretty straight forward swap. I needed to get rid of the coolant hoses to the turbo since this doesn’t have any. I hope it works well.
    Last edited by PKFIRE; 02-08-2019 at 10:05 PM.
    Joe

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    First drive today. The car went to 8psi which is where the wastegate was set at. The cheep turbo actually works,lol.
    Joe

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