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Old 01-23-2013, 04:53 PM   #9
Grande D
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Originally Posted by zx5rider View Post
A newer twin turbo 3 L putting out 300bhp vs a single turbo 3L putting out over 400. This is not why I started this but I feel life the engine that was designed for the turbos all be more reliable. ....... Just me though

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I agree- that'd be the normal, logical conclusion. However, the N54 has been far from reliable. From the turbos to the waste gate to the HPFPs.

The N55 seems better. But it doesn't have much headroom.

"All lies and jest, still a man hears what he wants to hear and disregards the rest."
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