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farrant4246

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can any 1 help me with this project
« on: 18:37, Sun 15 July 2007 »
I am converting my renault 5 into a turbo it has a renault 19 engine init 1.8 16v i have bought the following parts
turbo charger & waistgate- regy 5
uprated intercooler -regy 5
oil cooler 150bhp
fuel pump upgrade for a clio 172 sport
injectors of a scooby 95 wrx turbo ej20
I know i have to buy a manifold and uprated headgasket and upgraded water pump.
can anyone give me some advice on what else i should buy to stop things from going wrong.
uuuuum gary

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« Reply #1 on: 21:00, Sun 15 July 2007 »
You'll be better off with a T25 turbo & i think you'll need to have the 19 ecu re-mapped for da boost.

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« Reply #2 on: 22:33, Mon 16 July 2007 »
if your turboing the 16valve lump a t28 or t3 is more suitable
t25 is to small
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« Reply #3 on: 20:48, Wed 18 July 2007 »
think nissan use the t28, pulsar sx200 etc if thats any help.
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« Reply #4 on: 21:08, Wed 18 July 2007 »
ok cheers for that ill get on to it any other advice never done anything like this before
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« Reply #5 on: 13:05, Sat 29 September 2007 »
ive given up on my 1.8 16v turbo as it was costing me a small fortune ive decided to buy a new regy 5 gt turbo a proper one lol. im pritty sure the engine is standard . I no these cars are very unreliable but you cant help falling in love with these cars . if any one could give me some advice on the first things i should replace and upgrade to stop things from going bang i would be very gratefull. :lol:  jay
uuuuum gary