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Old 08-25-2010, 12:30 PM   #40
ryan_george
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Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Guelph/Waterloo, Ontario
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Originally Posted by DIY View Post
I got a turbo out of a Mazdaspeed 3 i'm thinking about doin something similar, the turbo was designed to run 1 Bar... The work you put in is awesome! are you using 1 bar of boost? Did you have any problems with the MegaSquirt? Was it easy enough to configure?

If you want tires buy em off Tire Rack and get them installed in Buffalo their dirt cheap! 114 ea for Direzza Z1 Star Spec... bring a girl along and say she went shopping, usually works at the boarder..
I think that turbo will be too small for an M20. I'm no expert, but that's my gut feeling.
Yes, I'm running about 1 bar. Megasquirt takes a bit to set up and configure, but it's fairly straight forward once you're running. Just need to be careful while tuning so you don't damage the engine. Pay attention to your gauges!

I actually get quite a bit of stuff shipped to the boarder. I'm well versed with that technique
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