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  1. Turbo
    Hello, I’ve looked all around for information on if this setup would work for my 2009 Smart...I’ve done all the bolt ons possible and want to turbo it. Is it worth spending the money to go this route, or the 4K for the turbo setup from @SmartMadness ? TIA
  2. smart General Discussion
    I purchased a 2016 smart fortwo passion with the 900cc turbo engine; along with an extended warranty. It is now Jan 2020 and i purchased the car in Jan 2017 as a demo... The extended warranty covers up to 120,000km not in addition to the base 80,000km warranty, which I asked to confirm to make...
  3. smart General Discussion
    I came up on a free 2005 smart fortwo. One of the ones imported from europe. Its the 457th one made. So this would be a first generation 450 model correct? This thing is so fun to drive and shift. Anybody ever put a blowoff valve on it? I'm wondering what that would entail. Also what is...
  4. Turbo
    Sorry for such a noob question but I can't seem to find an answer.. Can you install a turbo and still use the stock drive train??
  5. smart Parts Marketplace
    sold!
  6. smart General Discussion
    Hi, Ever since I bought my smart secondhand I have always heard the sound of escaping air when I back off on the throttle. Recently I now get this sound on full throttle and the power drops off at the same time. Despite this I can find no evidence of a blow off valve. All the air hoses are...
  7. smart Parts Marketplace
    Well, I don't have a smart anymore so I don't need this turbo kit. It's a Garrett GT20 turbo kit, runs at about 5PSI, and is in great working condition. The car it was pulled off of had a little over 10k miles. Comes with the turbo, intercooler, waste gate, mounting brackets/screws, and a...
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  9. smart Vehicle Marketplace
    SOLD SOLD :cool:
  10. New Members Area
    New member from Florida, with 2005 CDI Smart. Looking forward to learning more about this amazing little car :D BubblesDepo
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  12. G's V. Et

    G's V. Et

    G's as measured by a Droid in the 1/8 mile on a turbo smart
  13. Place Intercooler Here

    Place Intercooler Here

    A GT12, before the intercooler
  14. smart News & Rumors
    When I was in for 10k mile service today in Santa Clara I noticed something interesting on my receipt. Under the specifications for my car there was a "Turbo" box where they put a "N." I wonder if this was because the forms are the same in Europe or if maybe we're getting a turbo option in the...
  15. Turbo
    Hey everybody. I got my awesome turbo today. I finally found the right size turbo for this Smart car and it spins nicely. Great price and am probably expecting about 8lbs boost with 120whp. Hopefully, the install won't take too long. P.S.- this is the same size turbo they use on the ricer...
  16. My Smart Car Turbo

    My Smart Car Turbo

    Finally got my turbo. Great size for the Smart car engine!
  17. smart News & Rumors
    I just got back from my 10k mile tuneup. The guy that works there is so in the know about everything that is about to happen with Smart that him and I sat down and discussed everything coming up since I told him I was going to put aftermarket parts on my car. He informed me that Smart is...
  18. storage, obsolete threads (locked)
    Hi All, I received these Forge Motorsports turbo intake pipes and dump valve from a friend for Christmas (best gift ever!) too bad they don't work on my smart (I have the 2006 Canadian cdi) you can check the original prices here: (in UK pounds) Forge Motorsport | Alloy Fabrication These parts...
  19. smart Modifications
    It's great to finally see some competition in the turbo scene (and the lower prices). Is anyone else curious as to what happened with one of the original smart turbo kits - breathless performance? Was there just a lost of interest in their product? No longer being sold? etc?
  20. New Members Area
    I just got my Smart car......says TURBO on the back....came from a used car lot and has 3K miles on it.....there is a round antenna of some kind on the front windshield...looks like maybe a GPS or XM antenna? but the car has no XM or GPS....hmmmm it is up by the top and slightly to the left of...
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