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Re: 4.7WK Supercharged...

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Re: 4.7WK Supercharged...

There are actually quite a few ways to adapt a supercharger to fit on the WK, it all depends on what you want. A centrifugal would be pretty easy and would only require a mounting bracket, idler pulley, and an oil or coolant line to keep it cool. A roots or twinscrew on the other hand would require some adapters be made(or bought) and a little more modification but it is completely doable. If you can find an old kenne bell supercharger for a 4.7WJ it would be fairly cheap to modify the plate that mounts to the heads to fit a WK. While you were getting the plate machined you could also throw an air-water intercooler setup directly under the blower with minimal effort. If I had to do it again I would probably do a single or twin-turbo build because they are far easier to tune and if you mounted it/them remotely it could be done in a weekend.
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Old 09-11-2011, 02:40 PM
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Re: 4.7WK Supercharged...

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There are actually quite a few ways to adapt a supercharger to fit on the WK, it all depends on what you want. A centrifugal would be pretty easy and would only require a mounting bracket, idler pulley, and an oil or coolant line to keep it cool. A roots or twinscrew on the other hand would require some adapters be made(or bought) and a little more modification but it is completely doable. If you can find an old kenne bell supercharger for a 4.7WJ it would be fairly cheap to modify the plate that mounts to the heads to fit a WK. While you were getting the plate machined you could also throw an air-water intercooler setup directly under the blower with minimal effort. If I had to do it again I would probably do a single or twin-turbo build because they are far easier to tune and if you mounted it/them remotely it could be done in a weekend.
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Re: 4.7WK Supercharged...

Yo Jacob what happen to this?? No SuperCHarged 4.7??
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Re: 4.7WK Supercharged...

The deal fell through...guy backed out of build because he said it would cost to.much to build...trust me he really pissed me off...so I'm trying something different now...
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Old 12-13-2011, 08:04 AM
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Re: 4.7WK Supercharged...

Because brackets are oh so expensive.
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Old 12-13-2011, 08:15 AM
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Re: 4.7WK Supercharged...

I know right....he said 3G's to start...shit the supercharger was less than 1G...makes no sense, but its ok I always have a plan A-B-C-D-E-F, lol...
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Re: 4.7WK Supercharged...

If he was custom fabbing brackets that would be understandable. But the brackets exist. Piece the kit yourself, and wait for Diablo to come out with 4.7 support...
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Old 12-13-2011, 04:34 PM
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Re: 4.7WK Supercharged...

I emailed diablo about the 4.7, he couldnt confirm or deny it, but I got the vibe that its in the works!
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Re: 4.7WK Supercharged...

I thought you were putting a viper engine in your Jeep, or some other crap like that?
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Old 12-14-2011, 02:33 PM
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