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What's the worst that can happen, He blows an engine? No big deal. If you don't detonate it and you don't run it hot. It should be fine. Keep the boost levels sane and the tune good. Treat it like a GM Ecotec or a stock Honda engine. The life of a turbo street engine is all in the tune and the ability of the driver to listen to what the engine is doing. Also don't expect ten million HP. 250-300 is probably the safe range. If you don't have a lit of experience with turbo production car engines, you need to not go much further.

Oh yeah, get a good intercooler and just because you read it in a book doesn't mean it is always accurate. Bell's book is a lot short on specifics. But is isn't a bad book if you know nothing about turbo engines.
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