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95wranglerman 07-26-2007 03:27 PM

horsepower
 
How can I get more hp out of the 2.5l manual wrangler.
Thanks

HkdOnJP 07-26-2007 04:16 PM

thats a good one. check around on ebay there was a guy selling an e book on how to do a home brew turbo that would put you at about 210hp.how true this is ....idk but its like 8.99 and it shows you how to do it for like 350 which is pretty decent.i tried finding it but i couldnt there was mention on a thread here about it so look for some past threads.

HkdOnJP 07-26-2007 04:40 PM

FOUND IT


http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/Jeep-...QQcmdZViewItem


if you do it let us know

AzTJ 07-26-2007 04:50 PM

Other than bolting on some boost... nothing.

Do you have oversized tires? If so the only way to "regain" power is to regear the axles.

Grandpa Jeeper 07-27-2007 11:02 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by 95wranglerman (Post 109191)
How can I get more hp out of the 2.5l manual wrangler.
Thanks

You can get some by replacing your catalytic converter, putting on a lower resistance muffler and going to a larger diameter exhaust pipe. It won't be a lot but it will help.

cowboy724 07-29-2007 05:51 PM

anyone think that homebrew turbo is worth it? might order that e-book and give it a try.....


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