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PJA posted a topic in 996 Series (Carrera, Carrera 4, Carrera 4S, Targa)Can anyone tell me the rough HP Output increase I can expect by putting a supercharger on my 996 C4S (2004).
PJA replied to PJA's topic in 996 Series (Carrera, Carrera 4, Carrera 4S, Targa)White987S, thanks very much for your response. I take no offense, and very much agree that I need to learn how to really drive that car. Just a bit more background info though to better explain. I've actually had the car for almost 3 years. I belong to PCA, but getting into one of my regions DE events has been very difficult. I've actually joined a private track to get this more hands-on experience. But my issue here is much more specific: one of the best aspects of the car to me is the 10 - 60mph "rush", and the 30-90mph rush (I can't imagine what that must sound like to an experience
Have a question I'm looking for guidance on. I have a 2004 996 C4S. I've had the ECU upgrade done, and can definately feel the mild HP increase. I'd like a decent amount more (40hp - 60hp more), but don't want to move into a 997 or 996 turbo (like this car a lot, interior, etc., and have put in a big sound system). It's been suggested to me that I can switch out my 3.6L engine and upgrade into a 997 3.8L X51 engine very "easily" (fyi, at a cost of around 12k - 15k, but that's not what the questions' about). My question is: is this really an "easy" engine change. I understand the platfor