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Boost or map problem please help

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by djdougalno1, Dec 9, 2009.

  1. djdougalno1
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    driving my car home all was going well then tried to go on boost nothing there like it was in limp mode but it wasnt it has been mapped buy a.m.d was boosting 1.3 1.4 bar but now wont boost past 0.5 cant see any leaks ie oil water or boost any help or ideas would be great
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    Leaky DV? Are you running OEM or after market?
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    runnin bailey dv 30
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    have you just put boost guage on? i have noticed my boost drops on high gears becuse the intake hose colapses, you wont be able to easily test this as it needs load to show it. but that could be a factor...
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    Max of 0.5 bar sounds like limp mode to me.
    You need to get vagcom on it.
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    thanks for the ideas but sorted it today it was a split pipe going from the charge pipe to the n75 couldnt see it in the dark but this morning there it was so problem solved an didnt cost a penny :arco:
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