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post #1 of 29 Old 01-11-2010, 08:47 PM Thread Starter
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SD Turbo Conversion on the OBS

Well guys like the title says im converting to a SD turbo system on my OBS. Anyone around here that has opinions or wants to lend a hand would be MUCH APPRECIATED!

I got a loaner stock turbo and the whole kit to do the swap. Now i just need some buds willing to put in a weekend or a day helping out!

Im throwing a 38r in pretty quick after the conversion too!

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Come down to Eugene Bud and I will do it for you

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seriously?? Have you done a thing like this before? I just want some help, i'd like to do the work so i learn how haha...
But Eugene isn't a bad drive AT ALL!

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fly me out there ill help ya. lol. good luck boss

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seriously?? Have you done a thing like this before? I just want some help, i'd like to do the work so i learn how haha...
But Eugene isn't a bad drive AT ALL!
Yeah you would need to do it on m days off but I am pretty much doing the same thing right now except I am leaving my turbo on but I don't mind going to you if you have the tools

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Yeah you would need to do it on m days off but I am pretty much doing the same thing right now except I am leaving my turbo on but I don't mind going to you if you have the tools
I definitely have the tools! But my house and tools are all near Woodburn, in a town called Mulino. But i have a 70x40 shop with a very very good amount of tools! When are your days off? I can only do it on weekends unless i wait until spring break! If you came up here i could make a place for you to stay and make a weekend out of it

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yeah dude lets do it I cab'r bring my stoke becaue I am in the middle of my hpop install and intercooler

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yeah dude lets do it I cab'r bring my stoke becaue I am in the middle of my hpop install and intercooler
I can't do it for awhile though... Actually I can do the conversion with a stock SD turbo RIGHT NOW! but i can't put the 38r in for awhile, i havent officially bought it yet! What are you doing this weekend?

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I am making a run to Idaho but will be back but any weekend after that I am good for

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Take some pics...this will be my next mod. Stock Turbo just not cutting it!

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