Some of you may be aware that i decided to splash Ł250 on a complete set of silicone hoses for my A3 1.8T.
Well they arrived and i set about fitting them today:
By far the hose to be the most significant improvement over OE is the Turbo Intake Pipe (TIP):
The thin end connects to the turbo but look how restrictive the OE one is:
Some Golf owners claim that this TIP can improve mass air flow by 10%.
I'll be doing some VAG-COM logging to see how much it improves by, on the road it certainly pulls better at the top end so i am expecting to see a significant improvent