How much power can a RB30 handle?

May 30, 2020 Off By idswater

How much power can a RB30 handle?

With an aftermarket ecu and a very good tune the standard internals can handle high boost. If your talking about using a standard To3, vl turbo ecu and injectors and a fmic you can run about 7-10psi.

Can you turbo a RB30?

No worries to turbo an NA RB30, I drove mine around for over 2 years including skidpan days, towing and normal driving, using the NA injectors and ECU running standard boost on a T3 and 98 PULP. Provided your motor is healthy you should have no problems doing the same.

How much HP does a stock RB30 have?

RB30 were produced from 1985 – 1991: RB30S GQ Patrol – carburetted single-cam 100 kW (134 hp; 136 PS) at 4,800 rpm, 224 N⋅m (165 lb⋅ft; 22.8 kg⋅m) at 3000 rpm. RB30E VL Commodore – fuel-injected single-cam 114 kW (153 hp; 155 PS) at 5,200 rpm, 247 N⋅m (182 lb⋅ft; 25.2 kg⋅m) at 3,600 rpm)

Are RB30 reliable?

generally the RB30 has a very good rep for reliability.

What is the difference between RB25 and RB26?

The main difference between RB25 and RB26 is in terms of the power capacity of each engine version. The former version boosts a 2.5L engine capacity with a stroke of 71.7 mm. The latter is empowered by a 2.6 L engine capacity and a stroke of 73.7 mm. This makes the RB26 version is more powerful than the RB25 model.

How long will an RB30 last?

In fact, it would comfortably outlive local sixes, and plenty of RB30 owners have reported clocking up more than 400,000km without major hassles.

Which engine is better 2JZ or RB26?

Both are large, inline six cylinders with similar dimensions and weight. The increased displacement of the 2JZ-GTE yields the same output but it achieves it’s peak power at 1,200 rpm lower then the RB26. The 2JZ also nets 31 lb ft torque more at 400 rpm lower then the RB. This hands the advantage to the 2JZ.

What does RB stand for engine?

race bred
” The “RB” name is mis-construed and thought to represent “rhythm & balance”, or “race bred”. This is not the case, it simply is a “series designator”. “

Is RB25 or RB26 better?

Is it possible to Turbo an n / a RB30?

The “tech info” section has the 100% complete guide to turbo’ing your N/A RB30. All the parts, all the problems, all the fixes. Just tuned one with an aftermarket ECU without major problems. Just had to have a lot of boost retard.

Can you put a turbo on a n / a motor?

I’ve been told many theories on how to get around the pinging problem that will occur putting a turbo setup on a N/A motor. Some of them sound a lil dangerous and dodgey. theory 1: jump 1 tooth on the timing belt retarding it more than steady eddy!

Is there an intercooler for the R31 engine?

As well as the fact the VL had no intercooler. Make sure you get one though. Go to the R31 link as posted by nismoid for a lot more info. You will also see that plenty of others have turboed the NA engine with success and have been running without drama for a long time.

What makes a R31 RB30 sound so bad?

Some of them sound a lil dangerous and dodgey. theory 1: jump 1 tooth on the timing belt retarding it more than steady eddy! theory 2: ram the adjustment around on the distributor so far that u put the bold on the outside of the adjustment bracket – too yet again retard the timing to hell and back.