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Old 04-25-2011, 03:15 PM   #1
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3800 turbo or supercharger?????

first off thanks to those who helped wit my last post

second off i dont like mustangs lol thought id throw that in seein as this a camaro forum lol

i have a 2000 v6 3.8 with the 3800 series II engine

i wanted to know if ne one had the same but had either a turbo or supercharger????

i know an ls would be the **** but right now until i find one i want to do wat i can to this one.

i know of the camarov6 website but i find it no help cuz there isnt much for the camaro (maybe that should tell me somethin lol)

thanks in advance appreciate all the help i can get
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Old 04-25-2011, 06:24 PM   #2
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Re: 3800 turbo or supercharger?????

there's a company out there that make a turbo kit for v6 camaros that replaces your muffler with the turbo unit, you then have a second pipe under the car feeding the intake, the kit ofcourse I think runs around $3000 but used kits might be out there by now,

I have never heard of anyone putting a SC on a v6 camaro. Lots of people talk about it but There's only maybe 1 person to actually do it and it was a total custom job with tons of work.

The cheapest route would be to just add a NOS Kit to your car. That would only cost like $700 to have done professionaly and it would be an instant 50 HP.

I think everyone would agree the best bang for the buck thing to do would be to swap for an LS1 either the car or the motor, if you swapped the motor the insurance co would not know, or you could just get one of the pontiacs with the supercharged 3.8.

If I were you, I would forget about performance and get the SS hood first.
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Old 05-01-2011, 08:34 AM   #3
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Re: 3800 turbo or supercharger?????

Why even ask; you know the answer. TURBO! GNX...TTA... Plenty of support info and parts for your project. Good Luck.
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Old 08-06-2011, 05:49 AM   #4
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Re: 3800 turbo or supercharger?????

there are multiple sites to check, just remember to look under the forced induction threads
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Re: 3800 turbo or supercharger?????

heres everything you need to know about the supercharger http://home.comcast.net/~grayman99/guide.htm
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