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Old 03-05-2013, 01:25 PM   #331
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What about changing to a different waste gate?
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Old 03-05-2013, 01:32 PM   #332
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What about changing to a different waste gate?
He already did thinking that was the issue, the position does not let the pressure escape freely. If he uses the same manifold I suggested cleaning and clearing internally and using a 15psi spring, TS should be responsible and solve the problem.
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Old 03-05-2013, 01:39 PM   #333
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Oh. I must have messed that. My bad.
If mother focus idea doesn't work. You can also try the 5 bolt exhaust housing with waste gate hole. Just food for thought.
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Vacuum block installed







where does this blue line connect to? i have a vacuum block to plumb up aswell
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Old 03-05-2013, 02:12 PM   #335
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2 big hoses to the vac block should be 1 to the intake manifold as the source and the other to the brake booster/check valve.
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where does this blue line connect to? i have a vacuum block to plumb up aswell
Where the pcv hose used to connect to.
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What about changing to a different waste gate?
Did that as mentioned above. Tired rebuilding my original wastegate same problem, borrowed a friends and had the same problem. figured it was just to small and changed it out to a 45mm Hypergate from Turbosmart and same problem.
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what is your target boost pressure? is it at least staying steady? if it wont hold 7psi but target is 18 then why worry about it. unless boost is acting weird along with the inability to hold low pressure
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This is what it looks like where the pipe meets the collector.

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