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Old 10-16-2007, 06:45 PM   #1
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Talking Open wastegate on the roush (pic)

hey guys since my little spring pipe things that connect the wastegate dump pipe to the downpipe is leaking im thinking about just running a dump pipe to the ground from the wastegate and welding the hole shut on the downpipe. also this would get rid of alot of turbulance in the downpipe also i love the way a open wastegate sounds. What do you guys think. and heres a pic
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Old 10-16-2007, 06:50 PM   #2
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i will be opening mine up also when i make the new down pipe for my new turbo.

just take some pics and let up know how it goes.
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Old 10-16-2007, 06:51 PM   #3
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ok cool and yeah im positive i wanna run open wastegate i just wanted to see what everyone else thought
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Old 10-16-2007, 07:36 PM   #4
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does it sound good when they are open? I always herd that it sounded like crap.... I am curious too because im going to be buying a turbo mani and downpipe that has an open WG as of now. Actually my kit will have the same components as TLS i am slowly catching on too because he has or will have all of the same stuff in the kit i am questioning about..lol.

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yes they sound sick when someone flys by you and when your in the car
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Old 10-16-2007, 07:53 PM   #6
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no they sound sick when someone flys by you and when your in the car also where do you get the piping
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Anyone have a good sound clip or video of an open dump pipe?

What's an open pipe do to the A/F ratio when the exhaust is bypassing the O2 sensor?
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when the waste gate opens your car will be in open loop and will not be using the o2 sensor to trim fuel. it will not affect it.

i got my piping off ebay
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Hey TLs do you have a link for the piping or can you tell me what you typed in to find it
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