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Old 06-23-2017, 05:01 PM
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Default Turbo for 6.0 GTO

Friend of mine has a 06'? (Last year for the GTO) has a short throw shift kit, clutch, aluminum driveshaft, mid size cam, not sure on the specs, head work, bigger brakes, headers, intake, yada yada.

Anyhow he bought a front mount turbo kit and is using some 6.0 truck manifolds flipped and is wanting a 72-76mm turbo with a smaller housing (.81 or 98) and he was wondering where's a good place to buy a turbo and what would be the best housing to run?? He's planning on 6 psi max until he finishes off the motor.
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Old 06-23-2017, 05:16 PM
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VS racing 78/75
http://www.vsracing.net/catalog/prod...af5441a72756dc
Good for a over 500hp with 80lb injectors.
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The motor will be fine stock other than valve springs.
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The motor will be fine stock other than valve springs.
Heads are ported with bigger springs and new guides and seals.

He's planning to run 80-100 lb injectors.
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Old 06-23-2017, 05:47 PM
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Shoot....just ask Diesel53 how much he wants for his S475. Then he can switch to a smaller turbo.
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