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B5 TIP V2 vs V3

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by S3 MCW, Feb 12, 2013.

  1. S3 MCW
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    [Feb 12, 2013]
    Ebay: V2 £180 V3 £125 Was finally thinking of getting me one but both versions look the same - any real difference (apart from the price!)?
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    superkarl MAN OF STEEL

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    v2 and v2.2 have a billet adapter on the turbo

    v3 is tapering silicone.

    V2 stays 80mm for longer, arguably better in that respect.
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    billet version is stepless internal bore so the most undisturbed airflow
    very close performing is the V3..

    Choice is to suit budget

    Both give very nice gains
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    I so need to buy a V2.2, just funds are being spent elsewhere on the car at the moment :-(
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