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How munch boost can a stock turbo hold ??

How munch boost can a stock turbo hold on an EL99 f3507.3l
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It can hold like 37psi but not for long! Anything over 27psi really will shorten it's life immensely.

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Stay within the MAP. 27-29PSI. Normally anything over 30 Pounds of boost is just super heated air and you lose a lot of power. Plus, if its a Non-Intercooled motor and you blow a compressor wheel up your motor may be toast.

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