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    Default Turbocharging a Mercruiser 470

    Has anyone tried it there was a kit at one time for a Turbocharger Kit for a Mercruiser 470 manufactured by M&W Gear

    what are your thoughts, have had the motor rebuilt upgraded to an alt, 4in heat exchanger and electronic dist , am I ready for this

    Thanks in advance

    Joe

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    Default Re: Turbocharging a Mercruiser 470

    The 470's have a problem staying together in stock condition. Let alone turbo'ed.
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    Default Re: Turbocharging a Mercruiser 470

    Agree with Don S.

    also Why?
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    Default Re: Turbocharging a Mercruiser 470

    I saw one on craigslist for 400 like a year ago, I can't remember the brand i have a 470 but it hasn't been good to me. so i passed on the turbo .

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    Default Re: Turbocharging a Mercruiser 470

    Thanks Ya'll, for the feed back, will let it be, its on ebay for $200,00 now

    Joe

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