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Old 08-15-2013, 04:00 PM   #1
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Thinking about buying a BAP, but have a ?

There is a BAP online (ebay) for sale, 20amp, in good working order, all the wires, the level setting dial etc.... But this is what else he told me when I asked about it;

"You will need to provide a way to turn it on through a pressure switch or full throttle switch unless you want it boosting all the time."

Ummmm what switch?... I've never installed one so some info would be good.


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Old 08-15-2013, 04:27 PM   #2
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There shudnt be a switch. It just gets spliced into ur fpcm wire then ground it to the chasis and you have power right there.
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That's what I thought too.
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What he means is that the BAP originally came with a hobbs switch but he does not longer have it. That switch turns on the BAP when the car hits X psi. If you connect it directly you would be "boosting the pump all the time", but thats fine and is actually the way many of us have it set up
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Ok, good to know thanks!
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no prob, its how we pay it forward
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