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Old 02-04-2006, 03:45 PM   #1
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Default Super Voltage Stabilizers? Do they work?

I was checking eBay for a CAI when I stumbled upon a stabilizer. http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/SUPER...QQcmdZViewItem This is what I found, and I am wondering if stabilizers work and if they harm anything and if they are true to their word on what they do. Thanks and please let me know because I'm semi-interested in one of these!

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Old 02-04-2006, 05:19 PM   #2
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Default Re: Super Voltage Stabilizers? Do they work?

Save your money. The item description is ambiguous at best.. you really dont have any idea of what it actually does. Looks like a pile of **** to me

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Old 02-04-2006, 07:09 PM   #3
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Default Re: Super Voltage Stabilizers? Do they work?

RDKamikazee, judging from the website's warranty program I would be very suspicious of this item; They stipulate none other than a "professional" installation and photo proof of same when returning this dubious piece for refund. Seems like a no-brainer when there are 2-wires showing how simple it would be to install but what do I know? If you need this I would suggest you educate yourself/find out from knowledgeable people the workings of voltage generators/alternators and charging systems.

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Old 02-04-2006, 08:10 PM   #4
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Default Re: Super Voltage Stabilizers? Do they work?

They're only really useful if you've overcloccked your flux capacitor. I say this because at higher FC outputs you run serious risk of reverse thruster bearing damage or overheating problems with your headlamp fluid -- even IF you've shelled out for the higher tolerance halogen fluid. Also, proper voltage stabilization can in some cases reduce vibration in you muffler actuator arm, especially as your velocity approaches 85 mph.

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Old 02-04-2006, 08:42 PM   #5
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They're only really useful if you've overcloccked your flux capacitor. I say this because at higher FC outputs you run serious risk of reverse thruster bearing damage or overheating problems with your headlamp fluid -- even IF you've shelled out for the higher tolerance halogen fluid. Also, proper voltage stabilization can in some cases reduce vibration in you muffler actuator arm, especially as your velocity approaches 85 mph.

Don't listen to him, he used the old style units. The new ones have advance lypid-polymer bushings with reduce the overvoltaging Pacard Effect. I wouldn't hesitate to use them as long an you upgrade the multi-sycro inverted synaptic controller to a unit like the Boche lens refacting diode style regulator. I myself am a big fan on the SD enhanced unit which has an expansion port for modular decoders.

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Old 02-06-2006, 10:53 AM   #6
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Default Re: Super Voltage Stabilizers? Do they work?

If you want something like that look for grounding kits instead.
Or you can make your own if you want.
A grounding kit is nothig but several heavy wires (0 gauge) that you connect to different parts of the engine and accessories for better ground.
There have been tests done with some of the tuner magazines and car audo magazines that say yes it does work and no it does not work.
I have friends who have tried it on different cars and some say yes it worked for them others say it does not.
Some of the members in the Avenger forum I am in and have used them with mixed results as well.
Do a search on wire grounding kits and see what you come up with.

I have never done one myself but I can understand in "theory" how it could imporve the performance of your electrical system.

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Old 02-09-2006, 10:34 AM   #7
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Default Re: Super Voltage Stabilizers? Do they work?

I would be willing to bet that all it is is a capacitor wrapped in a nice package.

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