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post #1 of 13 Old 07-12-2009, 10:57 AM Thread Starter
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How much boost for a 7.3L

How much boost should a stock 2003 7.3L?

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uhh Im thinking around 15-17? I may be wrong.

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I had 14-15 before I did a few things. 28-29 now.

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k thanks anyone ever buy the gauge kit from diesel manor?

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14-17 ish for a stock truck.

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k thanks anyone ever buy the gauge kit from diesel manor?
Yes, and it is worth the money. The kit comes with everything you need, and very detailed instructions. It took me about 3 hours to install, and that was with a LOT of dickin around.

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I second the diesel manor kit its great

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I just put my gauges in from diesel manor, great instructions and well worth the money!

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yup i agree on the diesel manor kits. Very good quality kit with excelent instructions.

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I got the Isspro's from Diesel Manor and their great. Their interior paint for the pillar was a perfect match with the stock color also.

Oh yeah I can make 18psi when I'm standing on it.
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got mine from diesel manor

pushing 19psi

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