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Old 07-19-2011
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performance parts for 2.3 ranger

where is the best place for engine performance mods for 1 94 2.3 ranger i wanna get things like an underdrive and new intake before i jump to the rebuild and twin turbo that i plan on doing in the future
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Old 07-30-2011
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but why? LOL that is a lot of money to make it go as fast a V-8 with mild bolt on mods.
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Old 07-31-2011
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^Because there are places in America where swapping a v8 isnt CARB legal and having a bolt in hipo motor that can easily be pulled every 2 years that looks near stock when chp pulls you over and pops your hood is FTMFW.

Twin turbo on a 4 cyl is teh failz, twin turbo on a sohc 4cyl is teh EPIC FAILZ. The motor cant move enough air to properly spool 2 turbos, and 2 of the smallest turbos will get walked all over by 1 properly sized turbo(think wwpr2jzttd) what would people running a 2jztt do.

The best thing is to find old cheap forged thunderturd turbo coupe 2.3 lima internals for mad cheap and just build the motor for boost and run it till it blows like a d16. The money you spend on other parts that dont add power would likely buy you most of a turbo set up.
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Old 08-02-2011
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Well if your up for a challenge why not lol. And he didn't mention any restrictions so I assumed it wasn't an issue lol.
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