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Does anyone know the 210 S3's standard boost pressure...

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by Benjiman46, Jun 8, 2012.

  1. Benjiman46

    Benjiman46 R-Tech Terrorist

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    As above, this ties in to my other post to do with my slight boost problem.

    http://www.audi-sport.net/vb/a3-s3-...-boost-problem-after-fitting-badger5-kit.html

    Prawn now has me convinced I have other problems lol... I have a 210 S3 APY engine code and my boost gauge says it over-boosts to around 12psi and drops to about 9psi where it settles. The car does feel quick, and it does feel as though it is running full power and I know that it can do 147mph (proven on the German autobahns).

    So do I have a problem, or could it be the boost gauge I have that is pants? I have a Prosport boost gauge, and it wasn't "cheap" cost about £35 off ebay. What do you guys think?

    Ben
     
    #1 Benjiman46, Jun 8, 2012
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  3. s3dave

    s3dave TFSI Hybrid
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    I thought it was around 12psi , :think:
     
  4. Dani_B19

    Dani_B19 Audi-sports own special child.

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    Thats about right mate. Mines full stage 2 withot the software and i boost to around 14 psi then tails to 12 at redline but before all the m it used to boost to 11/12psi thentail down to 9ish at redline so i really wouldnt worry.
     
  5. superkarl

    superkarl MAN OF STEEL

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    Standard is 0.8 BAR
    You might fet a slight spike eith the intake pipe. But all sounds normal to me
     

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