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If you had 2,200 dollars to spend on injectors

Ok, Wife said i could have the tax money for my truck!!! "shes a good wife!" $2,200 to spend!

Im looking at a set of baby swamps with tuning, but im trying to decide what to choose between an Adrenaline HPOP or a DIY D66 turbo kit from Barder Turbo.

My truck specs are:

1996 F-350 CC Dually 7.3 144,000 miles


99 inter cooler

ZF5 Swap 2wd

Tymar intake

3 inch DP to 4 inch straight exhaust

What would you guys do? My HPOP and Turbo are stock as of now. No problems with either.

I dont want to be fighting EGT issues "i already have gauges" but i dont wanna run short of HPO either!

More air or more oil. That is the question i guess!

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If you had 2,200 dollars to spend on injectors

I think your HPOP has a 15 degree swashplate since itís an OBS. Upgrading to the 17 degree will probably give you the most bang for the buck right now.


As to the injectors, I would recommend Stage 1.5s from Full Force. You can get them with the appropriate tuning at DP-Tuner. You could send your PCM in for a reburn while you are doing the injector swap. Make SURE and get a linear pedal tune as the regular tune is jumpy with a standard transmission. You really donít need multiple tunes since the biggest difference in them is when the auto tranny shifts.

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