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Charcoal looking exhaust pipes after hybrid turbo and remap also smoke quite a bit ??

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by TDI140, May 10, 2013.

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    My tail pipes are like two pieces of charcoal every time i decide to boot my car a bit is that normal ? As tuner said tdi's do smoke alot more than petrols running bigger turbo's which im aware off ive also seen 1.9pd cars producing alot of smoke but wondering if its normal ?
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    It's overfueling, enjoy it, I love the black smoke
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    Normal !

    It's not smoke it's soot being blasted out !
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    You have enlightened me thank you, ill enjoy the smoke but people behind me wont as the will be having soot on the front of there car lol
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    image.jpg After couple days is it normal ?
    image.jpg And quick wipe with dry tissue
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    Mr. B English...not so good

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    I would paint them gloss black, looks normal to me.
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    What turbo you running?
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