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post #1 of 14 Old 12-26-2007, 04:54 AM Thread Starter
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Louder turbo?

Had a question for ya,

I heard a 6.0 behind me yesterday and at a stop sign and I could hear his turbo at idle...when he drove away it sounded like a jet. how do you get your turbo to be that loud? Im sure he has a different one but I have an 07 6.0 and would love it to sound like that

Any ideas on how I could achieve that?

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The 03 and early 04 turbos are different from the rest of the years, they whistle much more than the 05-07's
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The 03 and early 04 turbos are different from the rest of the years, they whistle much more than the 05-07's
Yep, i can no longer sneak into work late cause eveyone inside the building can hear my "jet landing"

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Ya my 04 has a nice wistle to it even through my stock exhaust
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it was prob just a stock turbo but early build. sweet sound but it would get annoying a guy has one around here with 5" and its insane loud and would bother me just my 2cents

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i would like this sound to is it a different wheel? is it possible to go pull one from a junkyard?? or order a part thats not super expensive?
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MBRP dual exhaust and just about any after market intake... or stack it nuf said
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i would like this sound to is it a different wheel? is it possible to go pull one from a junkyard?? or order a part thats not super expensive?
you may be able to simply "bolt on" an oh3 exhaust side compresser wheel I think it is. If you could then you would get some good whistle out of a stock garret vgt.

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get's me excited! I can't wait to get my exhaust on.
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Pick up an 03 turbo for the loudest, an 04 is a close 2nd sometimes. OR if you wanna go aftermarket route and have a little bit more power than stock- a VGT-SS from Elite, or save a few dollars (a bunch of dollars) and pick up the Hypo-Turbo from Industrial Injection through Discount Power Parts. Identical part, different name, LOUD whistle
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