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Old 11-16-2012, 10:37 PM
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Originally Posted by David 377 View Post
My concern is overheating on the street with too much overdrive heating the air in the supercharger and causing detonation E85 fuel runs cooler right? Anyone have a supercharger with E85 and what do you know about how it works.
You're going to heat the air regardless, a 6-71 overdriven will be spinning faster than the 8-71 at the same boost level. I wouldn't be too concerned about the difference in fuel charge temp at reasonable street rpm's, the 8-71 is capable of higher boost, but you don't really "need" it...did I say that??
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