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Old 05-19-2012, 07:54 AM
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'97 7.3 turbo?

new guy here finally deciding to mod my truck. I have a 97 350 dually cc with 7.3 and 88k. Bone Stock! Ive recently purchased intake, exhaust, tuner, intercooler. I was wondering as far as injectors and turbo. Plan on install of all parts at the same time. Which turbo is the best for me? Injectors too? I want to do this all together. Away on a deployment currently and plan on using my downtime for the install. Any info would be excellent
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Old 05-19-2012, 08:22 AM
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Really depends on what you plan to use the truck for, I would upgrade the HPOP to an adrenaline, T500, or SRP1 before injectors, bigger oil is always good.

Jealous of the 88K btw

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Old 05-19-2012, 08:30 AM
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that is on the list, i mainly tow my dump trailer with the truck and plow too. I have weighed in with the truck and trailer at 30k plus several times. Pulls it like a dream just want play around a little. Was thinking about stage 1's but i only plan on doing this once. So stage 2's and a turbo was the idea. mabye an h2e but that might be too much for me. Was thinking about a turbo froms rons with the upgrades and the pedestal.
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Old 05-19-2012, 08:31 AM
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pictures soon as i get home. im 7000 miles away from truck at the moment
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D66 turbo works perfect with 2's, they also make a stage 1.5 which might work well for you
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Old 05-19-2012, 11:19 AM
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thanks for the info, ill look into the d66. i would like to upgrade the pedestal too, seems like the right time. who do i go with for the injectors?
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There are LOTS of excellent injector builders....Rosewood, Full Force, Casserly, Beans....I am sure I am missing some

YES, upgrade the pedestal, it is an oil leak just waiting to ruin your day
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Old 05-19-2012, 11:49 AM
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looks like stage 2 premiums from rosewood and still not possitive on the turbo. rons looks good but not sure if it works well with stage 2's. if his turbo will work with the stage 2 injectors thats my plan. anyone sure if his turbo with pedestal will be a good combo with rosewood stage 2s
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What tunes are u running I hope not an edge but hell I'm jealous too, and with that kind of mileage I hope it looks as good as the mileage reflects. So I hope you find a better beater to plow with.
Welcome to the org BTW
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Old 05-19-2012, 11:58 AM
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i promise pics when i get home, truck is better than mint, new fenders everything else stock with 88k from original owner. i use truck to tow heavy daily. i do have edge only because it was almost free. realize now that i may need to change tuner. I have as of now 4 inch mbrp, banks intercooler, afe stage 2 intake, edge cts. Turbo and injectors in mail as soon as i figure out if rons fast spool with upgrades and pedestal will work with the rosewood stage 2s. looking to spank a buddys 02 when i get home
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