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Okay, so this my list of required items:

The turbo itself: a K27S (or stock 930)
A 'J pipe' (for the waste gate)
An electronic ignition system (like maybe that xDI system? Would that work here?)
An EFI system for the injection (Megasquirt)
A waste gate
Exhaust system--will the SSI headers w/ heat exchangers work for this application or should I stick with 930 headers? That's the next purchase on my list of stuff (jeez this car is a money pit ...good thing I didn't pay much for it).
An intercooler. This one confuses me. It seems like the price for an intercooler varies pretty widely. I see OEM 930 intercoolers for as much as $4k, and used ones for as low as $400. Any advice there?

The blow off valve I don't really understand yet.

Thanks much.
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