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post #4 of (permalink) Old 07-17-2006
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Originally Posted by via sin dios
if i get a aftermarket SC wat would my engine life span be? (3.8, 40K miles on it, 2004)
As long as you follow manufacturers recommendations and driv it normally, there is no effect on the engine.

If you RACE every weekend, it may shorten the life expectancy by 10% more than racing would which is 25-35%.

So with the SC, total life expectancy would be shortened by 32-43% if you race every weekend.

Boost doesn't come on line with a centrifugal unit until approximately 3000 RPM. How often are you at 3000 RPM? I would guess very rarely . . .

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