Electric supercharger

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natevaz22
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Electric supercharger

Postby natevaz22 » Wed Aug 15, 2012 5:41 pm

Whats the deal with these electric superchargers? are they any good?

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mac99d
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Re: Electric supercharger

Postby mac99d » Wed Aug 15, 2012 9:08 pm

No! :D
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natevaz22
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Re: Electric supercharger

Postby natevaz22 » Thu Aug 16, 2012 1:15 pm

mac99d wrote:No! :D

LOL! they make it sound so convincing :D :D

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Re: Electric supercharger

Postby ColonelPanic » Thu Aug 16, 2012 2:15 pm

I don't care what anybody says, you WILL see a performance improvement with these cheap add-ons like this electric supercharger, the intake tornado thing, and those "performance chip" (read: cheap resistor from Radio Shack that promises 50 HP and 50 MPG.)

However please note that any and all gains with these mods come from weight reduction in your wallet, thus less overall vehicle weight... :mrgreen:

They make it sound good yes, but run away....
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Re: Electric supercharger

Postby natevaz22 » Fri Aug 17, 2012 9:51 am

ColonelPanic wrote:I don't care what anybody says, you WILL see a performance improvement with these cheap add-ons like this electric supercharger, the intake tornado thing, and those "performance chip" (read: cheap resistor from Radio Shack that promises 50 HP and 50 MPG.)

However please note that any and all gains with these mods come from weight reduction in your wallet, thus less overall vehicle weight... :mrgreen:

They make it sound good yes, but run away....

Yeah I'm going to stay away from them


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