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post #1 of 2 Old 02-02-2010, 07:35 AM Thread Starter
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How hard is it to put a turbo on a 6.9L and what would be the best turbo. My buddy would like to know thanks!

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Not to bad. I did my whole turbo swap in a day with a couple of helpers. Put the turbo in, turned up the pump, installed gauges, made an exhaust, and then drove it. Not to bad.

If I bought a new turbo it would be either a ATS Aurora turbo or a Hypermax setup. Tell him to start looking on craigslist and ebay for kits.

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