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post #1 of 24 Old 04-23-2009, 07:33 PM Thread Starter
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DIY WICKED WHEEL?

this may be a dumb question, but i was just wondering if anyone has ever attempted to make there own wicked wheel to battle surge? i know that it is only 80 bucks ples shipping, but was just wondering if i could just take my dremel to the stock one to save some money [times are tuff]. any thoughts?
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im pretty sure the ww has more fins

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post #3 of 24 Old 04-23-2009, 07:44 PM
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Turbos spin over 50,000 RPM, it has to be precision balanced to keep it together. $60 at XDP.

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ah, gotcha didnt even think about that, thanks
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I found the x-wheel there for 75 but not the ww for 60
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dang i bout the ww from xdp for 65 tuesday. cheapest i could find it. Its all the same wheel. Just different names

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I found the x-wheel there for 75 but not the ww for 60
They musta upped the price, when i bought mine a few months ago it was $60, give or take a few.

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They musta upped the price, when i bought mine a few months ago it was $60, give or take a few.
When I bought mine from them they put me on back order for two months. The price was good but I couldent wait that long!

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does upgrading to a ww really make a difference if you just had a superchip? im getting 26 psi @ wot, i do have the 10k mod, but i supposedly have a 26 psi relief valve, dont know if it works or if i onky can get 26 psi
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i have the factory ww (early 99) and i love to hear it scream

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