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unorthodox pulley kit #42444 Sep 4, 11:56pm Sep 4, 11:56pm
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unorthodox pulley kit
Does anyone in this forum have them or have any info's on how well they perform. I heard 12 to 15 horses to the wheel. Which is pretty damn good.

Re: unorthodox pulley kit [Re: mellow_yellow] #42445 Sep 5, 12:47am Sep 5, 12:47am
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Not quite sure the exact numbers. But I wouldn't be surprised if they threw down 8 to the wheels on the GT, maybe more on the GTS.

Re: unorthodox pulley kit [Re: mellow_yellow] #42446 Sep 5, 12:35pm Sep 5, 12:35pm
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it was discussed a lot about how good these things were...
I don't know what to think, I just always hear they shorten the engine life. confused


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Re: unorthodox pulley kit [Re: mellow_yellow] #42447 Sep 5, 12:41pm Sep 5, 12:41pm
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really, just about everything shortens engine life. i have the AEM pulley but i dont think that it gives 12 hp however you can really feel the difference with it on, especially in acceleration. thumbsup


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Re: unorthodox pulley kit [Re: fastceli2001] #42448 Sep 5, 12:46pm Sep 5, 12:46pm
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Originally Posted by fastceli2001
really, just about everything shortens engine life. i have the AEM pulley but i dont think that it gives 12 hp however you can really feel the difference with it on, especially in acceleration. thumbsup


You will not see those gains from an Alternator pulley. We are mainly talkng about the crank pulley. The crank is where you will se all those gains, then the accessories (alt, water pump) just work together to add that extra few.

Re: unorthodox pulley kit [Re: mellow_yellow] #42449 Sep 5, 12:51pm Sep 5, 12:51pm
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i have the Ultra SS pulley set on my GTS and i felt a big difference.

Re: unorthodox pulley kit [Re: BlackSheep5] #42450 Sep 5, 1:37pm Sep 5, 1:37pm
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Are they any good, cause I heard that AEM doesnt shorten the Engine life like the SS pulleys, but I also read that the SS pulleys give more horsepower than the AEM ones, is that true?

Re: unorthodox pulley kit [Re: Kenred] #42451 Sep 5, 2:03pm Sep 5, 2:03pm
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Originally Posted by Kenred
Are they any good, cause I heard that AEM doesnt shorten the Engine life like the SS pulleys, but I also read that the SS pulleys give more horsepower than the AEM ones, is that true?


the AEM will not hurt it, because it's only an alternater pulley...
those UR replace more and the crank pulley, which the engine wasn't built for an aftermarket.


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Re: unorthodox pulley kit [Re: mellow_yellow] #42452 Sep 5, 9:16pm Sep 5, 9:16pm
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the ultra SS comes with a crank, alternator, water pump pulley, and you have to buy a shorter belt. the AEM is just the alternator but it comes with a belt.

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