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PD170 Hybrid Turbo

Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by smudge_don, May 29, 2010.

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    [May 29, 2010]
    Has it been done before?

    I'm getting it done shortly and all the tuning companies i've spoken to says that it can be done, just that it never has.

    Has anyone on here done it or know anyone that's done it?
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    My mate has a Ibiza Cupra 160PD which has the same vnt -17 turbo I believe? Hes has this hybridised and is waiting to get software done.
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    So not a PD170 then :happy:
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    devonmikeyboy As far from JBS as possible !

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    Just email CR turbo`s or Turbo Dynamics as they can do this on the PD170 turbo.
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    Damn it, i forgot he was getting his done

    I was hoping to be the 1st :(
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    Jordan your so funny man!
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    I wanna be 1st :(
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    Sarah's A3 MODERATOR V6 S3 Hybrid Staff Member Moderator

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    Aw! sure you will be one day! lol
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    I never come first, but the missus say's thats good :whistle2:
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    lol...bum bum!!:applaus:(said in the manner or Basil Brush!)
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    but your not making a 'hybrid' of the engine your making a hybrid of the turbo, as the turbo is the same GT1749 that is the relevant bit.
    Its the same turbo as the PD150 as well, which plenty of people have hybrided.
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