Tire Width & Boost Threshold

Brett Dikeman brett at cloud9.net
Tue May 28 23:51:00 EDT 2002

At 10:07 PM -0400 5/28/02, Phil Rose wrote:
>At 3:55 PM -0700 5/28/02, Justin Olson wrote:
>>With a stock chip, at what rpm can you get 1.8bar in
>>4th gear. Here is the how I tested; getting on the
>>freeway at 2000 rpm's in 4th gear, I floor it. My car
>>makes 1.8bar by ~3000rpms. What do you guys get?
>That's Audi's official "max boost" test. You passed! Though you don't
>need to do it on a freeway :-)

Nope.  Official test(I've had it wrong for years) is 3rd gear, not 4th.

Chipped cars will obviously not DISPLAY 1.8bar by 3rd, but they will
make 1.8bar by 3rd/3k.

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