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powermax turbo stage 1 or mad turbo stage 1????

im between the mad turbostage 1 and the powermax stage 1 ritenow im more on the powermax side but some people are tellin me to get the mad turbo whats the diff between the 2 turbos and what are the goods and bads and has anyone had any problems with eather of the 2 turbos??????
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how much more power can i get out of the mtw then i could with the powermax and how reliable is the mtw???
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The MTW Stage 1 has been proven to be a RELIABLE and COST EFFICIENT upgrade over stock and Pmax turbos. They spool quicker and flow more air than a Pmax will. I couldn't tell you HP for HP how much more the Stage 1 will make than the Pmax because it really depends on the truck running it.

There is a guy on here who has over 100,000 miles towing HEAVY in the last year with the MTW Stage 1. I have a Tweaked Billet Stage 1 (one off custom turbo) on my truck and it is a SERIOUS increase in power over the stocker. I will be upgrading to a larger turbo in the hopefully near future as I have 215/100cc injectors coming to replace my 175/stock injectors in the truck now.

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The MTW Stage 1 has been proven to be a RELIABLE and COST EFFICIENT upgrade over stock and Pmax turbos. They spool quicker and flow more air than a Pmax will. I couldn't tell you HP for HP how much more the Stage 1 will make than the Pmax because it really depends on the truck running it.

There is a guy on here who has over 100,000 miles towing HEAVY in the last year with the MTW Stage 1. I have a Tweaked Billet Stage 1 (one off custom turbo) on my truck and it is a SERIOUS increase in power over the stocker. I will be upgrading to a larger turbo in the hopefully near future as I have 215/100cc injectors coming to replace my 175/stock injectors in the truck now.
ok thanks ill prob be gettin the mtw then and i saw i said on my other thread some guy is running a stage 2 mtw with stock injectors? is that safe? haha because if it is i might just be doing that haha
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the Powermax has some definite turbo lag I am dealing with.. im wanting an MTW stage 3 late this year but considering going to a MTW stage 1 in the meantime and selling my pmax.. It may just be my truck (I have an 05 and seems there are quirk issues with 05's ) or so I have been told

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Yes it is safe depending on if you have studs or not and how you drive it.
the truck is already bullet proofed it has arp studs
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