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2008-2013 Cadillac CTS Performance Mods Discussion, 2012 & 2013 LFX engine Tubro system, $6900 complete installed & dyno tuned in Cadillac CTS Second Generation Forum - 2008-2013; The latest on the dyno: And we just had a Camaro make 447 rwhp....
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    Re: 2012 & 2013 LFX engine Tubro system, $6900 complete installed & dyno tuned

    The latest on the dyno:



    And we just had a Camaro make 447 rwhp.
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    Re: 2012 & 2013 LFX engine Tubro system, $6900 complete installed & dyno tuned

    What about the possibility of the Turbo or Supercharger on the 3.0?

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    Quote Originally Posted by SC2150 View Post
    The latest on the dyno:

    And we just had a Camaro make 447 rwhp.
    And what numbers did it make??

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    Re: 2012 & 2013 LFX engine Tubro system, $6900 complete installed & dyno tuned

    327 AWD at the wheels, but were tracking down misfire.......still 327 with the AWD 20% parasitic drivetrain loss is 392 at the flywheel estimate from 312 is not bad.
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    Quote Originally Posted by SC2150
    327 AWD at the wheels, but were tracking down misfire.......still 327 with the AWD 20% parasitic drivetrain loss is 392 at the flywheel estimate from 312 is not bad.
    So from 312 to 392 at the flywheel? Ideas on stock hp at the wheels? That same 20% would be what? 240 or 250?

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    Re: 2012 & 2013 LFX engine Tubro system, $6900 complete installed & dyno tuned

    With an AWD your looking at app 20% drivetrain loss....so take say 312 stock FWHP x.8 = 249.6.

    This is a ruff estimate, but not far off. A 2wd auto trans is app 15% parasitic loss, add a higher stall converter unlocked and your near 20%.
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    Re: 2012 & 2013 LFX engine Tubro system, $6900 complete installed & dyno tuned

    Quote Originally Posted by SC2150 View Post
    Will also supercharge with Paxton/Vortech V3 front mount for the same$
    Will the S/C run its own belt system.??

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    Re: 2012 & 2013 LFX engine Tubro system, $6900 complete installed & dyno tuned

    Quote Originally Posted by KLX View Post
    Will the S/C run its own belt system.??
    And pix of that setup please. I loove blowers.

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    Re: 2012 & 2013 LFX engine Tubro system, $6900 complete installed & dyno tuned

    Quote Originally Posted by GeneMpls View Post
    And pix of that setup please. I loove blowers.
    Why did this make me think of Rodney Dangerfield saying "Take my wife...please"

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    Re: 2012 & 2013 LFX engine Tubro system, $6900 complete installed & dyno tuned

    I would like to see a couple of pre and post dyno runs on a rwd.

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    Re: 2012 & 2013 LFX engine Tubro system, $6900 complete installed & dyno tuned

    you really need to add this info to your website....and updated pics and data of both a S/C and a Tubro (LOL) on a 2012+ CTS...

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    Re: 2012 & 2013 LFX engine Tubro system, $6900 complete installed & dyno tuned

    Car owners like hard data when deciding which performance upgrades to buy.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bU6nZnAgNsI

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    Re: 2012 & 2013 LFX engine Tubro system, $6900 complete installed & dyno tuned

    Have a 2014 CTS AWD coupe and would be very interested in something like this but can't find any links to the product. More info please.

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    Re: 2012 & 2013 LFX engine Tubro system, $6900 complete installed & dyno tuned

    Sorry! Have this down to a science now and the tune really dialed in.

    Send me an email direct as I am not on here every day: RXProducts@aol.com

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