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Old 05-08-2018, 06:08 PM
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Default Finally bought my first turbo............

I'm the proud owner of a fleece 71.5mm cheetah I bought it used but either way I finally got my dream turbo. I would like to know will the 6 ply ppe silicone couplers be fine for that turbo or should I look else where I'll be on stock fuel for a while thanks
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Old 05-17-2018, 10:33 AM
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That turbo will run "OK" on stock fuel but honestly needs more fuel. With some 100s and a 10mm or 12mm it'll be a whole different truck.

The PPE boots are good pieces. Do you have stock piping? If so, may want to look into something that flows a bit better.
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Old 05-17-2018, 11:11 AM
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6 plys should be just fine. im running 60psi though them without issue. shit im running 60psi though a factory turbo to intercooler rubber hose
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