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Feel about Turbo Socks

Thinking about adding a turbo sock to lower under hood temps. Are they any good for a daily driver.

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I talked to a guy on one forum and he liked them. Said the lowered underhood temps



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I have a set and I like them. They do seem to reduce under hood temps and my turbos seem to spool up a bit quicker as well.
I got mine from "turbo performance products". At the time they were the only ones available.


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I have the same feelings as magnum. Saw about 20 degree drop in cruising temps and definitely feels like the turbos are a little quicker. Also if you plan on doing these, might as well spend the extra $20 and get some titanium header wrap and wrap the top part of your down pipe.


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Where is the best place to get turbo socks?

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I found these on eBay for $100 with shipping. Seems to be pretty legit, what do you guys think?
6 4 Powerstroke Turbo Socks Lower Underhood Temps | eBay
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Those are the ones I have. But I got them straight from the manufacturer because I wanted black not tan.


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How much were they direct? If you don't mind me asking and I would rather have black also.
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Same price. I think color might have added like $5.


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Yup those are the same ones I have. http://crdpower.com/product.sc?produ...2&categoryId=4


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