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post #1 of 8 Old 12-04-2012, 09:36 AM Thread Starter
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6.0 intercooler question

I'm going to be buying a intercooler for a 6.0 just to get it out of the way for when i do some more mod's, I've read something about the plastic end's are bad for high boost pressure? Can anyone tell me more about that. Ill be running stage 2's and s366 in the near future so i Dont want to buy something that will break thanks

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It hasn't been as much of a problem with the 6.0 intercoolers as it was with the 7.3 intercoolers with plastic ends.

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my truck with a 6.0 cooler runs 32+ psi no problem

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i hear 40psi is the max for plastic end caps

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not sure but as soon as i get some stick i would be more than happy to let you know, don't guys with a 6.0's and some decent mods and stock IC's get over 40 psi?

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i believe that is correct Kris, though i have heard what frank said too

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I doubt I would run that setup with plastic tanks

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You might want to look at our modded h2e kits..not much more possibly plus a better turbo, but you will make 45+ psi...
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