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Old 11-02-2008, 10:16 PM   #197
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Originally Posted by polarisman14 View Post
Keep in mind if you had an electronic boost controller or something you can work out the sensitivity so that it holds boost better on the top end (if you have money to play with but still dont want to buy a manufactured kit).
The boost is holding fine. The issue is the small turbo is just blowing hot air at that high RPM and out of it's efficiency range.
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