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has anyone put bigger turbos on an EcoBoost F-150?

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Old 04-10-2014, 06:25 PM
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has anyone put bigger turbos on an EcoBoost F-150?

Curious how much more power that would make?
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Are you just talking about swapping out the turbo wheels? There's only a couple companies that offer them right now.

2011-2013 Ecoboost F-150 Replacement Billet Batmo Turbo Wheels - Mak Performance

The gains are pretty good, but they put off A LOT of turbo spool noise. I'm not sure if I could deal with that much spool noise on a daily driver.
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I'm talking about bigger turbos, not just different wheels in the stock housings. I've read the stock turbos are too small to make much more power than stock.
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I'm curious about this too. It would be cool to see what these motors can take
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The edge has had this engine longer IIRC and I've seen a 600hp edge with upgraded turbos from the explorerforum.com, so it's doable if you want to go that route...
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That's the kind of information for which I'm looking. Do you have a link to a thread about that edge? Thank you.
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