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Old 01-29-2011, 01:12 PM
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My Magnacharger install

So for the past week after work I have been installing my kit in my garage. The kit is very well thought out and the directions are easy to follow. There were some things that weren't perfect but were easily remedied. I did not follow the directions in order due to being by myself and not being able to set the supercharger for that reason. I saved the super charger setting til last. DCSpecial(Dan) helped me set it and Ekaz(Eric) showed up I think to take it if it wasn't on the Jeep yet. LOL. I appreciated the help. I still have to load the new tune because we had some issues with the original sent tunebut that is being taken care of as I write. My install took a little longer because I needed to relocate my trans cooler and that added a bunch of extra steps behind the bumper. If you are wondering if you can do it and are somewhat mechanically inclined it can be done. The directions are very well written and with color photos to boot. Big thanks to Joel and Mark for being available late at night.

Here are some pics from along the way.
For use with my WERKS CAI


The beginning.


The middle.


The pump install.


More middle.



Trans cooler relocated


The underside since nobody ever shows this.


The end give or take a few things


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Old 01-29-2011, 01:18 PM
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Awesome!!! Congrats Chad!!

Did you drive it yet?
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Old 01-29-2011, 03:29 PM
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Congrats! Looks awesome, can't wait to see numbers and vids
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Awesome!!! Congrats Chad!!

Did you drive it yet?
I am having a tuning issue hopefully being resolved soon.
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just plain ol' crazy Chad.....

cant wait to hear it and the freaking '11 track vids should be great.
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Re: My Magnacharger install

Can't wait to see it run at Autobahn
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Can't wait to see it run at Autobahn
I am really looking forward to May 2nd.
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That is pure sexy to me my friend ! looks bad azz!! How much bost u plan on running?
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That is pure sexy to me my friend ! looks bad azz!! How much bost u plan on running?
Right now I'm sticking with the 6lbs. it came with. We'll see how long the motor lasts and go from there.
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ahhh $hit!!! I can't wait till May 2nd either!! Looks awesome Chad and GL with the tune
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