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Old 02-18-08, 02:20 AM
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safc how far will it go!!!

has any one used an safc with a big turbo upgrade and a large streetport. i want to go with a standalone but they r so expensive.

and anyone that has big turbo list what you have and what where the numbers of whp. im trying to deside on what setup i should go with. looking for about 380 to 450whp
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yes, ultimatly you can, depending on how big your injectors are but its not suggested.
if your trying to push that kind of power, especially out of a rotary, spend the money and get it properly tuned WITH A STANDALONE!!, the last thing you want is for it to blow up cause you chinced out on a proper tuning device.
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Yes, standalones aren't that expensive compared to a rebuild or even compared to the other parts needed to achive 450whp. It's a good investement.
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buy a megasquirt....they are 5-6 hundred and do a great job
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You're gonna trust that 20+ year old wiring to get you 400+ hp?

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the highest dyno i've ever seen on a stock AFM is like 330rwhp... that was on an rtek 2.0
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Go standalone you will regret it if you don't in the long run.
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megaquirt that was the most decently priced on. if is really on 5 to 6 hundred with the harness that seems well worth the money.
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I've seen with my own eyes 340 rwhp on stock ecu,afm and s-afc. A few years ago someone made 400 rwhp on the stock ecu alone. I would say stick around 300rwhp and you'll be fine. Anything over 350 get an standalone for the timing control.
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Some standalones don't come with new harnesses, hence keeping the old wiring. Case in point, apexi powerfc. I say get the safc, and see how far you can tune it, and when you need more, upgrade.
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im in a bit of a similiar dilemma here...i have an fd with an FC turbo single conversion....i wanna go for a T04E turbo but i too dont have money for a power FC...CAN i run this bigger T04E turbo on the stock ecu? what other mods will i need? do i need a fuel pressure regulator? do i need the S-afc?
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