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Old 02-18-2010
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3.0 turbo

hey guys,
i've had this thought to turbo a 3.0 for the long time and i know that not many people have done this and they dont make parts for it sooo pretty much gonna be all custom and i have a pretty good idea for how to mount the turbo onto stock hearder but can anyone direct me to some one that has done this or if anyone else who has tried this but anyhow this is most likey my new project

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This should help its the sister site.

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3.0 turbo?

2JZ swap.
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If i had the spare money I would turbo my 3.0!
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3.0 turbo?

2JZ swap.
If the space were there, I would rather drop a 4.9L 300 I6 in there:


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2JZ swap.
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Yeah, thats the idea.
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I saw a turbo kit on summit earlier today, it just clipped in right next to your headlight motor. It was on sale for 19.99 to.
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you need to do a "how to" ASAP please
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That's not my truck, that's a guy on TRS
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I saw a turbo kit on summit earlier today, it just clipped in right next to your headlight motor. It was on sale for 19.99 to.
I put a few of those on my garden tractor. Now I have a quad-turbo John Deere.

I can chirp the tires into 6th.
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DUDE HOW TO ON THAT SWAP NOW!

or atleast post a link =]
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