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    Thumbs up bwalt's build log - Turbo MSP with all the good stuff

    Hello. I'm back. Still having fun driving and modding my MSP! I have a lot of changes planned and will post up progress here.




    Highlights include fully built block and head, GT28RS turbo, Haltech ems, Mfactory gears + many, many supporting mods. It's gone 12.8 @ 112mph in the quarter mile and my goal is to break 11.99 one day.




    More to come...

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    Oh man man a sub 12 second msp would be sweet. I see you have a fancy airbox, what intake mani is that? I love the red on the valve cover, kinda makes me wish I did mine in red.

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    Quote Originally Posted by STudMUffin1177 View Post
    what intake mani is that?
    That's a 505 v3 intake manifold

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    I just saw you hit 112 on the 1/4 mile, I've hit 111 in my p5 but it took waaaaay longer than a 1/4 mile haha. Have you been on the dyno with this? How much boost are you pushing?

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    Quote Originally Posted by STudMUffin1177 View Post
    Have you been on the dyno with this? How much boost are you pushing?
    Last time I went on the dyno was over 3 years ago and it put down around 300hp.

    Running 15psi most of the time, once in a while I turn it up to 18psi which is pretty much maxing out this turbo.

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    Man I bet that thing rips through the twisties. I'm hoping to get to 180 NA (at the flywheel haha) I'm still a good 5 years away from that. Do you race your msp? Or is this your classy daily?

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    I race at the local street legal events and daily drive from May-October when the weather is nice. And oh yes it rips

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    Stuff that was done last summer....


    Tokico Illumina struts with Eibach Springs, Stoptech brake lines






    De-powered steering rack, new sway bar bushings and undercoated the subframe.






    Turbosmart dual port wastegate, DEI turbo blanket, port matched 505 intake runners






    Re-finished oem wheels wrapped in Bridgestone RE71R tires




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    Went to the track on Friday, first time out with slicks too. I got some 225/50R15 Mickey Thompson et street drag radials and they hook up really well.

    Made 7 passes and was able to get good numbers on 2 of them. One had a 1.9 60ft and the other was my best et/mph so far, 12.6 @ 113mph









    Left lane - 1.9 60ft




    Left lane - 12.6 @ 113mph. This run was fun because I was up against a twin turbo BMW M5, He's a bit faster but I got him off the line and he almost caught me by the finish.

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    To make the 15" weld wheels fit, I had to use protege 5 brakes. Rotors are Stoptech and pads are Hawk HPS






    I also installed some mFactory axles. They're beefy, my only grip is the cv boot clamps they used. They leaked grease and broke when i tried to tighten them. I installed some crimp style clamps and the problem was solved.








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