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Low boost?

Discussion in 'A4/S4 forum(B5 Chassis)' started by Oranoco, May 26, 2009.

  1. Oranoco

    Oranoco Well-Known Member

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    Changed my boost guage over to my brothers spare (and accurate) one as the TIM job was useless and was only there to plug a gap.

    On my drive at lunchtime I find I'm only peaking at 12psi and holding 8-10psi. I thought it seemed a little flat. Any idea's where I should start looking?

    Boost pipes are all present and tight
     
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  3. aragorn

    aragorn "Stick a V8 in it!"
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    is it chipped?
     
  4. Broken Byzan

    Broken Byzan Photographic Moderator
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    Thats about right for some std chipped maps, mine was doing much the same and still pulling 199bhp ish. They tweaked the timing more than the boost iirc.
     
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    standard boost is 8psi?

    Dont know if the standard management system does any kind of overboost though?
     

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