turbo Nova LM7 5.3 Dyno

1971 Nova with master power t70 Q trim, Edelbrock LS1 intake and bone stock 100k mile LM7 5.3 12 psi of Boost, Precision turbo 46mm Wastegate, JGS turbo 50mm Blow off valve, Home built host side using MAC shorty headers for a fox body Mustang using LS1 header flanges(thanks to some help from Robin Lamberd), Paxton/Aeromotive A1000 Fuel pump, 60lb Siemens Injectors, 3500 Stall TCI Converter, Ford 8.8 from an 01 Explorer, had to stop due to valve float from weak stock valve springs. 406 horse 408 torque stock valve springs floating at high rpm due to backpressure from turbo and intake pressure from Boost. Tuned by Nic D using AZ Dyno Chip's facilities.

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