K24 Turbocharger mods? Any thoughts?

R Mangas porter_dog at hotmail.com
Fri Jan 31 08:08:20 EST 2003

   Some people with turbo Miatas have had the turbine housing extrude honed;
  typically costs about $75 and claimed benefit is better spool and more
top.  No direct experience, but I have a lot of trust for some of the people
who've done/described it.


>From: Mihnea Cotet <c_mihnea at yahoo.com>
>Reply-To: mik at info.fundp.ac.be
>To: quattro at audifans.com, 200q20v at audifans.com,
>qshipq at aol.com,jshadzi at aol.com
>Subject: K24 Turbocharger mods? Any thoughts?
>Date: Thu, 30 Jan 2003 06:54:31 -0800 (PST)
>Hi all!
>I just wanted to ask on behalf of a friend of mine if
>any of you had experience with a turbo's cold side
>inducer reboring... He is convinced this will allow
>his turbo to flow more air (it's a K24 BTW) thus
>eliminating the need to go with a bigger, laggier RS2
>turbo, although these beasts are a lot better than
>K24's IMHO and IME. What results can be expected? I
>agree that by reboring the inducer, this will allow
>more air to enter the compressor but will it be able
>to compress more air and with significantly better
>results than a bone stock turbo? Any thoughts? Scott
>J? Javad?
>Thanks for your answers anyway,
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