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how much is too much boost. Right now Ive got a stock turbo and I see 30+ psi and in the near future in lookin into gettin a htt 64/71/14 or a bd super b special and what I want to know is how much boost well stock head studs handle??
 

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40-45 psi. I blew mine at 50.
 

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mine went at 45psi

if you reg. it at 40-45 and don't beat on it everyday you should be fine :thumbsup
 

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mine went at 45psi

if you reg. it at 40-45 and don't beat on it everyday you should be fine :thumbsup
wut do you mean by reg. tightening the bolt on the wastegate of the stock turbo??
 

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wut do you mean by reg. tightening the bolt on the wastegate of the stock turbo??
no...leave your stocker at 30psi

for a after market turbo is what i was talking about :thumbsup
 

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I would check and make sure what block you have before you do anything to it. Its not worth spending money on the turbos if the block is sh**.
 

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anything over 35 psi on a hx35 is just hotter air. boost is not power it is a restriction. Mass of air = power. colder air=more power. pressured cold air is what you want. I occasionally get to 45lbs.

Studs are about $440 and require several re torques to maintain integrity.
 
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