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  1. Introduce Yourself To The Community
    Hi All - Just joined the forum looks like a lot of great content! I own a 1979 Buick Regal 3.8 Turbo. Currently my waste gate actuator is broken, but I can't for the life of me find a new one anywhere. I've searched many parts sources, but nothing yet. Any tips? Thanks!
  2. Group Purchases and Vendor Specials
    Highway Stars has developed the TURBO T FLOOR MATS! Order your Turbo T Floor Mats between March 8-11th and receive a $10 store credit from HIGHWAY STARS. (store credit will be applied to your web account upon shipping and will be applied towards a future purchase) (Hurry>>>In order to...
  3. Eastern United States
    Hi, My wife and I have decided to offer our 'baby', the car I've owned since 1988. It's an 81 Regal Limited Coupe that has been upgraded over the years and enjoyed/ driven as a primarily a classic/cruiser over the last decade. I have been in the process of making a period correct version of...
  4. Buick V6 Turbo Tech
    so after installing my new te-44 i confirmed that my stock wastegate puck is too small to cover the new wastegate completely and therefore the car is having a very hard time building boost as all the air escapes. did anyone else have this problem wehn upgrading their turbo? i cant seem to find a...
  5. Buick V6 Turbo Tech
    so i just installed my new te-44 and it is taking a very long time to build boost. in 1st and 2nd it can only muster up about 5psi and when i keep on it in 3rd it takes a really long time but eventually goes up to 15 psi at which point i have to let off because i am getting a few degs of retard...
  6. Buick V6 Turbo Tech
    so i have been doing a little homework but i guess you could say im still a newb:) my turbo seals are shot and i am looking to upgrade and i think im gonna go with a te44 and have fun with that till my tranny blows(its on its way) and then i will change my tranny and converter to a 2700rpm...
  7. Buick V6 Turbo Tech
    hi guys i need your help picking a turbo for my car. it is mostly stock i have 60lb injector and chip combo from TT as well as adj fuel press. reg and gauge, wlbro 340 with hotwire kit is on its way. car also has a cone filter and scanmaster. the rest of the drivetrain is stock my intentions...
  8. Parts For Sale
    I have a used VDO 2-1/16" 30psi mechanical boost gauge for sale. $10.00 + shipping It works fine, bought all new gauges.
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