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2008-2013 Cadillac CTS Performance Mods Discussion, 2008-2011 Cadillac CTS 3.6L Supercharger = 430hp at the wheels in Cadillac CTS Second Generation Forum - 2008-2013; Originally Posted by beanjapan Looks like this is only for the Camaro. Anyone know if it will package on the ...
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    Re: 2008-2011 Cadillac CTS 3.6L Supercharger = 430hp at the wheels

    Quote Originally Posted by beanjapan View Post
    Looks like this is only for the Camaro. Anyone know if it will package on the CTS?
    That's what they're working on now. It'll be available soon...
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    Re: 2008-2011 Cadillac CTS 3.6L Supercharger = 430hp at the wheels

    Quote Originally Posted by Lord Cadillac View Post
    That's what they're working on now. It'll be available soon...
    It will get here about the same time that the D3 supercharger arrives... that was only 3 years ago...

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    Cool Re: 2008-2011 Cadillac CTS 3.6L Supercharger = 430hp at the wheels

    our tarns would have to be upgraded, they top out at around 400-500. the max torque on the tarns would have to be around 450.. internals would not handle the load. the wheels and teeth would snap all day long.

    IF caddy was smart: turbo the v6 and mate carmaro or vette trans. 3inch full exhaust, with cts interitor and sts body size and that's a great car!!!!

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    Re: 2008-2011 Cadillac CTS 3.6L Supercharger = 430hp at the wheels

    How are they handling our ECU? Doesn't our CTS have multiple revisions of ECUs....one of the main reasons we haven't gotten any toys yet?

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    Re: 2008-2011 Cadillac CTS 3.6L Supercharger = 430hp at the wheels

    yea i heard our CTS's main set backs were the computer's lack of tuning ability, and second the drivetrain's inability to handle barely more than the 304 hp ours are putting out stock.

    I would LOVE more power out of my 3.6! hell I drive it like it were a V all day long, it just does't perform as such...

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    Re: 2008-2011 Cadillac CTS 3.6L Supercharger = 430hp at the wheels

    Shit, I was thinking of getting a used V but if this comes out I would do this instead since I already have a few things done to my CTS and would hate to have to do it all over again.

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    Re: 2008-2011 Cadillac CTS 3.6L Supercharger = 430hp at the wheels

    Quote Originally Posted by rockryno View Post
    and second the drivetrain's inability to handle barely more than the 304 hp ours are putting out stock.
    Where is the proof? The manufacturer may state the trans is only good to a certain hp, but oyu can generally put more pwoer through them if you are careful. The first gen CTS with 5L40E was rated to handle 250 hp...The trans is allready seeing 400 or thereabouts without problems.

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    Re: 2008-2011 Cadillac CTS 3.6L Supercharger = 430hp at the wheels

    Like the thought but yes, warranty and wear and tear would be biggest concerns. For me my CTS 3.6 Wagon is great but wouldn't mind the extra power this supercharger claims. I was going to get the V but realized they don't make it in AWD that I need for the winters here, so I basically setted for the 3.6 vs the LS6. I miss the power on my CTS as I also have an '04 M3 BMW and love the snappiness (let alone the handling) of the throttle on the Beemer. I chose the wagon because I love my dogs to travel with me and this was a perfect choice vehicle for the two of them. So who is willing to "try" this out for performance and warranty purposes? I read some reviews about "shadyness" in some aspects of incorporating this bolt on so I would urge the product maker (Iknow you must be reading this) to really thoroughly research the scenarios that all of us want for this addition is to be put on our vehicle. I work with insurance companies and the best caution is to prevent claims from ever happening. Obviously they (claims) will happen at times but to not objectively look into those possibilities and just "put the product out their, make the money, and then deal with the aftermath" is something I wouldn't want to see. I really like the idea of this product but hopefully the manufacturer and its affiliates would be moral enough to put an awesome product out there and stand behind it. ...."just saying"
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    Re: 2008-2011 Cadillac CTS 3.6L Supercharger = 430hp at the wheels

    Any update on the cts supercharger?

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    Re: 2008-2011 Cadillac CTS 3.6L Supercharger = 430hp at the wheels

    Anyone got a link for a purchase for these turbos?

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    Re: 2008-2011 Cadillac CTS 3.6L Supercharger = 430hp at the wheels

    Is this only available for DI engines. I have a 2008 that is not a DI but am super interested in performance upgrades.

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    Re: 2008-2011 Cadillac CTS 3.6L Supercharger = 430hp at the wheels

    Quote Originally Posted by TQ CTS View Post
    Is this only available for DI engines. I have a 2008 that is not a DI but am super interested in performance upgrades.
    Ditto

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    Re: 2008-2011 Cadillac CTS 3.6L Supercharger = 430hp at the wheels

    still waiting for an answer 3.6 non- DI turbo available ?
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    Question WHERE Are The 22 CTS' With Superchargers?

    IPF / KPE Will not have a Supercharger kit for the CTS anytime is the direct future. Why? The sheet metal for the shock towers is far tighter than on the Camaro, rendering the Camaro kit engineering useless to us (damnit), it Just Won't Fit! I spoke to them at length yesterday and they DO want to build the kit, but it will have to be engineered from scratch. As the vendor backed by some original engineers of the ECU tunes, this would be the most reliable way to go.

    Quote Originally Posted by SC2150 View Post

    We have been doing the 3.6 DI's for over 2 years and have 22 so far on the road with 2 more scheduled for this month... I dont know of anyone else that has done as much with the GM 3.6L DI engines than we have.....but more are offering mods all the time so its getting more common.

    Dan Paling in Detroit was the first AWD 3.6 DI and you can find his build and post on here...also BJ Wall in Atlanta.....and there are plenty of pictures here and videos the owners have all over youtube. I am an old fart that does not know how to post videos, only still pictures from photobucket.

    Still waiting to see ANY video and dyno sheets for one of your installs on a CTS, please post them up! There is nothing on YouTube about a Supercharged (or turbo actually) CTS 3.6 except for the single one D3 did for one of its employees. Where Are ANY Of The 22 Cars?!? Thanks.

    To the owners of those cars, Post Up! Show us the results, thanks!

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    Re: 2008-2011 Cadillac CTS 3.6L Supercharger = 430hp at the wheels

    This would be nice to see. is there any updates on whether or not the supercharger for the cts will be made?

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