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post #2 of (permalink) Old 01-14-2006
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Originally Posted by Lil Foof
I've been looking for the best way to add some horsepower to my mustang without losing tons of drivability. I've looked at all the superchargers, but from doing research it sounds like they can be really dangerous over a long period of time in terms of engine life. I saw on where they make a "Power Pak" that can add "up to" 90 horsepower, and make the engine more durable if I were to supercharge it. They say it's a safer alternative, but my question is how much drivability / gas mileage am I going to lose? Also, that "up to" doesn't sound very promising.... does anyone have any experience with their kits and can tell me what these kits do on a close to stock engine? I've got a few bolt ons, but nothing big. If anyone knows anything about these kits, please help me out!
the only way the SCs hurt your engine is if you use bad gas, and/or stay in the boost ALL THE TIME.

The power paks are just ported pieces, camshafts, some have different pistons . .. I'm not sure what you're asking?

They may be a little "safer" with a SC unit, but in the end, the cost is the same, Those are the same parts you'd replace anyway.

Woe to him who builds his palace by unrighteousness,his upper rooms by injustice,making his countrymen work for nothing...Does it make you a king to have more and more cedar?Did not your father have food and drink?He did what was right and just,so all went well with him. He defended the cause of the poor and needy,and so all went well...But your eyes and your heart are set only on dishonest gain,on shedding innocent blood and on oppression and extortion. Jer 22:13, 15-17
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