Low Boost?

Dan Simoes dans at audifans.com
Mon May 20 08:38:38 EDT 2002

Brett Dikeman wrote:
> At 11:49 PM -0400 5/19/02, Dan Simoes wrote:
> >I have almost the same behavior.
> Including the bucking?

No, no bucking.  The WGFV seems to have restored a lot of power (I can
hear the turbo spool up, before I could not).

> FYI, dead giveaway on the bypass valve is when the car stumbles or
> stalls when coming to a stop.

Don't have any of that.  My idle wanders a bit with climate control in
AUTO, but I think that's typical.  All my hoses look to be OK.

> Dan, let the car warm up(drive it for 5-10 minutes) and then using
> VAG-COM, write down the live registers

I will.

> Personally, I don't
> think the Planar O2 sensor you used is compatible, but when I posted
> on the main list asking about this, nobody responded.

Never used a planar sensor, I only posted about it.  I used the
"generic" Bosch sensor wiwth the Ford connector.  Assuming the two white
leads are interchangable, it should be working fine.

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