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Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by Southa399, Nov 30, 2013.

  1. Southa399

    Southa399 New Member

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    Can anyone tell me how much psi of boost I should be seeing on a standard 1.8t a3 1999 model. I want to get a boost guage but want to know wether I should be getting a 30psi or a 20psi one. I know the mk4 golf with the same engine as mine is 7psi standard and with stage 1 revo tuning it is 19psi, is this the same for my a3?
     
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    pretty much yes
     
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    So a 20psi guage would be fine, I just dont like the idea of having a guage that doesnt fill up lol
     
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    20 psi borderline enough 25psi ideal imho
     
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    Ahh hadnt seen a 25psi guage, not that I had really looked haha
     

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