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Apr 30, 12:40pm - #168768 
TRD Supercharger or SF Turbo?

I am thinking of getting either a TRD supercharger or a SF Turbo kit for my celica. Does anyone know which would get me more power gain? Any info you guys have would be great. Thanks again.

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Apr 30, 12:47pm - #168769 
i duno if any of them have it for gt. but Turbo always gives more gains. plus it will be the same price since the supercharger is TRD

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Apr 30, 1:00pm - #168770 
well the TRS S/C puts down 166hp w/ exhaust, to the wheels. about 2/3 of what the S/F kit does, but... Warranty is ava w/ the TRD, not with the S/F kit. Im gonna post my dynos as soon as the TRD is installed on the 5th.


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Apr 30, 1:43pm - #168771 
so wait, your getting the TRD charger? i thought the Hood couldn't clear it.. i'm confused..


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Apr 30, 1:44pm - #168772 
it doesn't fit.

Originally Posted by thE_laW
so wait, your getting the trd charger? i thought the hood couldn't clear it.. i'm confused..

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Apr 30, 2:01pm - #168773 
SF Turbo...great for the GT!!!

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Apr 30, 2:18pm - #168774 
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Apr 30, 2:32pm - #168775 
Originally Posted by Steven
it doesn't fit.

Originally Posted by thE_laW
so wait, your getting the trd charger? i thought the hood couldn't clear it.. i'm confused..
it doesn't fit without modification but when all is said and done the TRD sc isn't worth the price or time installing it (price and labor GREATLY outweigh the Performance benefits). kinda like the blitz sc for the scion but their's actually fits without modification.


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Apr 30, 4:30pm - #168776 
Originally Posted by thE_laW
so wait, your getting the trd charger? i thought the hood couldn't clear it.. i'm confused..



JBing had said in another post that he was going to make his own custom Hood to clear the TRD Superchager thumbsup

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Apr 30, 4:36pm - #168777 
TRD S/C = Getting custom Hood, and about 35 hp.

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Apr 30, 4:47pm - #168778 
how much horsepower is the SF Turbo supposed to add?


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Apr 30, 4:49pm - #168779 
233 whp at 8 psi so aobut 110 horses. (217 on 6 psi).

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Apr 30, 4:50pm - #168780 
Nice


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Apr 30, 5:24pm - #168781 
Originally Posted by stefanoc
i duno if any of them have it for gt. but Turbo always gives more gains. plus it will be the same price since the supercharger is TRD


what are you talking about? SF made the GT Turbo kit before they even started making the GTS one


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Apr 30, 7:25pm - #168782 
bottom line for the two choices and there abilitites...

supercharger: low end power (torque, some lag)
turbocharger: high end power (top speed, has more lag than superchager)

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