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Question GARRETT POWERSTROKE Instant Spool Light Weight UPGRADE

Has anyone gotten this "Performance" upgrade turbo wheel?
I found it on ebay and am skeptical about their product drastically improving performance.
If so how well does it work? boost, quicker times.... yaknow what im looking for.
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Generally ebay pages like that are scams. Not saying this one is but be careful

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Wicked Wheel does the same thing for half the cost. I would put my $220 into a different mod that actually does something IMO

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Pure crap as usuall from ebay, A WW is stock and about $100
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I have the upgraded wheel on my truck. It is supposed to build boost quicker, but not really have any additional total horsepower. Here is a link to XDP, which has the same thing for less about $75.

Xtreme Diesel's X-Wheel Compressor Wheel

I do like the sound of my new wheel, but just put it on a few weeks ago. Haven't really been able to test it under a load yet.

I've heard that it is best to have the turbo re-balanced when replacing one of the wheel, but don't know for sure.

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Oops. Didn't notice your truck was a 96. Not sure if the compressor wheel would even work.

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