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Old 02-16-2012, 05:38 PM   #11
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jgrove what psi are you running daily?
Daily...I barely hit boost at all. At WOT it will spike to 9-9.5 psi and settle to 8 psi.

My car is tuned for 8 psi but I know 11-12 psi is perfectly do-able.

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psi means nothing u have to look at the raw power the car is putting out.
I do agree with this completely. Every setup will produce different power levels at the same PSI. The power and torque produced breaks the engine....not the boost level.
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Old 02-16-2012, 05:41 PM   #12
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Mine has stock internals and 160K with T3/T4 (57 trim) on 8lb spring (spikes to 9-10 psi). Its my daily driver and i beat the piss out of it when I drive it. It made 231 whp and 247 trq the last dyno run. My setup has been on the car for about a year now with no issues. I would honestly say I could crank it up to 12lbs with a boost controller and be fine.
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