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6.0L Performance Parts Discussion What has or has not worked for you?

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post #1 of 21 Old 09-26-2007, 04:00 PM Thread Starter
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i heard someone say they unplugged their wastegate, what does that do? and is it harmfull to the turbo/engine?
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several people here have done it with out any problems. but they all have tuners or chips so they have enought fuel to burn with the extra air.



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6.0's don't have wastegates on the turbo's, but yes you can remove the red pressure line from the 7.3's wastegate actuator to help keep the wastegate closed longer to build boost faster.

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I didnt notice he was askin bout a 6.0 my bad



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i have a quadzilla module already, but is their any way to build boost faster, it has terrible lag
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I didnt notice he was askin bout a 6.0 my bad
Heck he could have been asking about the 7.3's Get rid of the module and go SCT tuner with custom tunes. Most 6.0 members here love the SCT.

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also what is the water/meth injector? sorry so many questions this is my first diesel
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