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Old 10-14-2008, 01:15 AM
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The spring was still too long and not weak enough so I found a shorter weaker spring and voila, boosting to 12psi from 9.5 after 4 roadside adjustments. You can feel the difference pulling on a hill, love it! I understand that anything higher than 12 psi is wasted so I will keep the boost maxed at 12psi. Thanks all!
Next thing to do is to swap in a t4 garret turbo

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Old 10-14-2008, 04:52 AM
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If you like having a turbo with lots of lag.

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