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Old 11-19-2014, 10:01 PM
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Originally Posted by HappyRider View Post
One less component, one less thing to worry about. I donít want to the one having to be on this thread. The SC alone is a $1000-$1400, and that is for a mini.

R53 Drivetrain :: Replaced Supercharger Tonight!!! DIY - North American Motoring

The supercharger on my Regal can be purchased for about $500 rebuilt.
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Old 11-19-2014, 11:24 PM
Location: San Jose, CA
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Originally Posted by JaxRhapsody View Post
What do you mean by "single assembly"?
What I mean is that the output from the supercharger feeds the turbocharger's compressor. It's called a "series" arrangement. So you don't have a belt-driven supercharger plus an exhaust-driven turbo.. you have a belt-driven supercharger that directly feeds a turbocharger. The charge from the two compressors has a multiplicative effect and results in very dense air going to the manifold.
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Old 11-20-2014, 10:24 AM
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Lancia produced a 1.8l twincharged engine for world rally and tested it to 1000hp with 5 bar of boost

Group B rally cars make the best noise in the world, enjoy.

Group B Rally "The Sound" - YouTube
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