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Old 11 Jun 2008, 03:46 pm
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Default what should i pay for tunning after a turbo set up?

i have a 93 honda del sol , with a d16z6 motor , i am looking to do a turbo set up , the kits arnt much , but i heard the tunning is pretty teadious , knowing little to non about this i hope somone could help , not looking to run huge boost mabye 5-7lbs ,
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Old 11 Jun 2008, 04:01 pm
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5-7 lbs aint huge boost running 5lbs is a waist of time but tunning it depends where you from here where im from its $100 per hour
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Old 11 Jun 2008, 04:16 pm
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I've seen anywhere from $100/hour or between $400-600. Different places charge different rates. Just find a reputable tuner and do some pricing.
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Old 11 Jun 2008, 04:31 pm
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If you only want 7-8 PSI of bppst, all you need to do is buy a turbo kit from either Greddy, or Turbonetics. They run about $3,500 and have EVERYTHING you need, including the fuel and timing management. This means you DO NOT have to get it tuned anywhere. And remember a QUALITY turbo kit will run AT LEAST $3,000. anything less than that and you are buying pure GARBAGE! A quality turbo by itself is $900-$2,500. So if you are looking at one of those $500-$800 "kits" send me your money and it will be safer than blowing your motor with that garbage. Look at those people that say "turbo's ruin your car, my motor blew in 2 months, my manifold cracked, blah blah blah." they are the ones who spent $600 on their kit, and now they have no car to drive because of it, GREAT DEAL huh!
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