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post #1 of 5 Old 10-30-2009, 08:38 AM Thread Starter
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Exclamation 7.3 dragster!!

alright guys i need some help here so please post your pros and cons...

i have a 2002 7.3 diesel POWERSTROKE! and im wanting to push some major horsepower and torque outta this beast...

i already have an air filter, air intank, straight pipe 4" ( wanting a 5" to 7 inch stacks ), a TS 6 stage tuner, and an ATS 5 star torque converter coming in soon...

iam wanting to add bigger injectors, turbo, fuel system, ect...

so PLEASE!!!! leave me some ideas, brands, and some help on what i should and should not get...
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post #2 of 5 Old 10-30-2009, 07:35 PM
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One thing you will need if you are serious is to change your rods. The ones you have are what are called Powder Metal Rods. They won't take more than 400 hp without breaking. You will need forged rods.

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Tranny Tranny Tranny if u want to go big power. Thats pretty much whats stoping me...Oh and money!

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Bigger HPOP. From what i hear Stealth pumps are the BEST

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Oh and that lift and tires probably aren't helping much

But man does it look good

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