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Oct 11, 7:53am - #297415 
Throttle body prototype!

I found a company that is willing to prototype a throttle bopdy for our cars and possibly do production if there is enough interest. What bore sizes should we look at for the GT and the GTS????? I'll put up the money for the prototype, as well as the dyno results if people are interested. I put a bigger throttle body on my last vehicle from 75mm to 85 mm and got something like 7 hp and 15 ft. - lbs of torque as an increase to the wheels...from what I remember, an increased throttle body usually helps with low-end torque...and since I know its a problem with our cars I'm willing to try to come up with a solution...I just need to know what bore size we are gonna try to go with for the GT and the GTS

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Oct 11, 9:43am - #297416 
very interested

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Oct 11, 10:25am - #297417 
yummyyy wave

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Oct 11, 10:26am - #297418 
definatly!!!!! thumbsup thumbsup

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Oct 11, 10:28am - #297419 
shiftyz1x we have the same rims and color car


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Oct 11, 10:31am - #297420 
a tb would be awesome more co. s need to pay us more attn


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Oct 11, 10:34am - #297421 
I don't think you're gonna get as good of results as you would like. Good luck though. thumbsup


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Oct 11, 10:50am - #297422 
I am interested.

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Oct 11, 10:59am - #297423 
...sweet find out more...im interested as well!! thumbsup


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Oct 11, 11:56am - #297424 
it could be helpful if I should get a huge turbo. Please test on turbo people and not only N/A.


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Oct 11, 12:32pm - #297425 
okay...but what bore size???

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Oct 11, 12:35pm - #297426 
im interested thumbsup thumbsup


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Oct 11, 12:38pm - #297427 
...enough to match the flow of the turbo size...hehe.
I guess the N/A size wouldn't be the same as the turbo size. But if most aftermarket Intakes out there are 2.75", can you please explain the phsyics of how a larger than stock TB will help N/A? (really...I am not trapping you hehe like I do with people who bs...I don't know in this case smile )


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Oct 11, 12:45pm - #297428 
the long and the short of it is that it works similar to porting the head. porting the head allows your engine to flow more air, and going with a slightly larger throttle body is olike opening up a boittle neck to allow more air into the engine

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Oct 11, 3:44pm - #297429 
hey man, I live near you and I have a GTS so I'm down if I actually ever get to meet you


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Oct 12, 1:09am - #297430 
Cool. I hope they go through with the development because I think there would be a lot of interest.

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Oct 12, 7:59am - #297431 
Who's making the throttle body?

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Oct 12, 9:14am - #297432 
85mm gt

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