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Re: 5ktq Problems

> 2) No BOOST.  I mean NO Boost.  Floored in 2nd you see 1.0 Bar and dont
> feel a surge of the TUrbo coming on.  It reads 1.1 BAR sometimes in 3rd.

just a niggling point, but that is boost - in a n/a machine floored in
second will get you serious vacuum, fraction of a bar.  1.0 bar just
isn't as much boost as it should get.  I was gonna say "wastegate stuck
open" until I realised this.  Whne I sold my old 5kt the wg was stuck
open.  Whatta dog!  Stuck shut is almost as bad... can't floor it at

Huw Powell


82 Audi Coupe; 85 Coupe GT