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I have a 96 integra automatic I want to kno what kind of up

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I have a 96 integra automatic I want to kno what kind of up grades does my engine and transmission need to handle a t3/t4 .63 turbo charger kit
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  K. Wiggins replied 1 year ago.
How much boost are you planing to run?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.

5-8psi

Customer: replied 1 year ago.


5-8psi

Expert:  K. Wiggins replied 1 year ago.
Thank you for that information. At that low of boost you will be safe with running stock engine internals as long as the motor does not have high mileage. The same goes for the transmission. You will need to have the ECM flashed.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.


so if the engine has hi mileage like 177777 what should I do????


 

Expert:  K. Wiggins replied 1 year ago.
At that mileage I would recommend at least re ringing it and installing rod and main bearings.

Ideally having the block bored, new rings and bearings would be the way to go.

Another option would be to find a lower mile engine from a salvage yard.

It all depends on what your budget is. Turboing an engine with that many miles will usually result in problems.
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