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#1622287 - 24/06/2018 21:10 FMIC upgrade isit worth?
hangar1138 Offline
Club member 1472
Making a profit

Registered: 10/04/2008
Posts: 244
Loc: Italy, Reggio Emilia
no no no not the usual question...

I actually have a FMIC, in particular this:

18cm x 70cm x 6,5cm thickness (inlet and outlet diameter 56 mm)

now I'm asking if it can be a good upgrade to swap to this:

23cm x 70cm x 6,5cm thickness (inlet and outlet diameter 56 mm)

I also read good things about Evo and Pro Alloy intercoolers

thanks for help

#1624970 - 14/09/2018 08:39 Re: FMIC upgrade isit worth? [Re: hangar1138]
Freddan72 Offline
Competition Level

Registered: 16/12/2005
Posts: 2194
Loc: Göteborg, Sweden
1260 cm2 vs. 1610 cm2 => +28% area.

Bigger area => more cooling => more power

Do you have a widget so you can see intake temps?

Coupé Fiat 20V Turbo Plus 1999, T19 Mitsubishi turbo Now FCP Stage3!

#1624998 - 15/09/2018 19:44 Re: FMIC upgrade isit worth? [Re: hangar1138]
Gunzi Offline
Club Member 189
Forum is my life

Registered: 30/08/2007
Posts: 6886
Loc: Southsea
Good calcs there Freddan and makes sense as an upgrade to allow lower charge temperatures.