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post #1 of 10 Old 05-04-2009, 09:50 AM Thread Starter
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intake elbo question

i was thinking about getting a intake elbo but they seem to be really pricy do they really make that much of a differnce for that much $$ any input would be great!!
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are you upgrading your intercooler and plumbing as well. or just wanting to put a bigger elbow on

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i didnt have any plans on upgrading my intercooler or plumbing all i got done is a sct chip intake and exhaust and my full egr delete kit is on its way then the 03 turbo is getting ordered this evening and as far as the $ i see them around 250-300 what is the best place to get it from if you guys think i should get one!
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If you can find one cheap i think its a good idea... but if your going to be buying new well... thats up to you.. i think their a lil pricey but thats just me

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Seem pricey as most have said they noticed more whistle from the turbo than performance

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it's nice to get them with the pre-tapped ports though for water/meth or a boost gause or whatever else you want to put there.

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I have a CFM+ largemouth with piping and there is no seat of the pants improvement in power.
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^^^ but it does look cooler

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i made my own with 1/2" plate and a 3" 90 deg elbow just take the old one out and jig the base plate from that find the rise you want for the elbow and get a 3" to 2.5 rubber reduction hose to connect it all. i will be makeing thies soon. if you need , great functionality and cost!
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