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post #1 of 15 Old 07-20-2010, 10:37 PM Thread Starter
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Question Faster turbo spool

Im still running the factory turbo, plan to buy the gtp38r AFTER i go with BIG OIL lol but anyways, what all could i do to my stock turbo for it to spool faster? WITHOUT HURTING IT

Wicked wheel? 1.0 or 1.15 housing? BD actuator?

What have some of the other 7.3 guys done?


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looking into getting the apr 1.0 housing and a wicked wheel, anyone think otherwise?


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WW will definitely help. works great on mine.
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What are you trying to do...want it to spool faster..stage 1's and the 1.0 will work great
Why Big oil, get stage 1's instead.
What intake do you have?
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What are you trying to do...want it to spool faster..stage 1's and the 1.0 will work great
Why Big oil, get stage 1's instead.
What intake do you have?
still have factory intake, i cant afford injectors right noe but the 1.0 housing is in my budget range


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WW will definitely help. works great on mine.
would you say your truck is any quicker now? could you tell a difference when you put it on?


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unplug the red line on the wastegate and plug it onto a intercooler clamp. it will spool up RIGHT NOW. mine goes from 0 to 28 in a second

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i put the WW on & unplugged the red line for the waist gate & i noticed faster spool witch means more power at a lower RPM for me
ive got a six speed though
i would recommend the WICKED WHEEL

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mines a 6 speed too


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would you say your truck is any quicker now? could you tell a difference when you put it on?
instantly... noisier and definitely spools quicker. my old wheel is a paperweight at the moment.. haha. It was worth it IMO. quicker off the line yes, no hp gains though(been dyno proven by several ppl.)
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