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post #1 of 44 (permalink) Old 02-05-2012, 12:43 AM Thread Starter
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How to get more boost

I have a 2000 f350 I want to build more boost. I also have been told about defuleing is that true cuz I only build like 21 psi with a stock turbo. Will I build more boost with a gtp38r
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post #2 of 44 (permalink) Old 02-05-2012, 01:27 AM
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Re: How to get more boost

Boost is a measurement of restriction.

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Want more boost.... get big injectors, turbo, oil, etc. Do some research on combos.

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Re: How to get more boost

if you unhook the wastegate hose and hook it on the ic clamp stud i can push 32 with a chip, intake, and exhaust. i also want more

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post #5 of 44 (permalink) Old 02-05-2012, 04:42 PM Thread Starter
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Re: How to get more boost

i thank all of you for the reply will a aftermarket wastgate help me
I understand about get higher boost level i need all tho hop ups.

i have a dp tuner,xdp turbo wheel,intake,4in turbo back all i am looking for is just a little more pull i am fine with making what my engine produces its just how do i get there and get safely and will it start to defuel at higher boost levels
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Re: How to get more boost

Why do you want more boost? Do you think boost means more power?

I can tell you right now I make more HP at 15# boost then you do at 25psi...

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i thought in would give me some more pull
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You want TQ... and HP... Boost means SQUAT.

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I made 490 rwhp at 40 psi of boost... then with some more tuning I made 545 rwhp... with guess what.... 40psi of boost.

Boost means nothing. You need more fuel.

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So to get more pull I need to do injectors and turbo?
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