got boost (slight return)?
irautenberg at comcast.net
Thu Dec 29 15:25:06 EST 2005
Duh! I guess I needed more coffee before I responded. Lots of vacuum at
idle = good. So, you're only seeing 1.6 for boost, eh? Freq valve
functioning properly? Check the coolant temp sensor (3 or 4 prong) for
corrosion? BPV for proper operation (bet it's kaput).
----- Original Message -----
From: "Derek Pulvino" <dbpulvino at hotmail.com>
To: <i.rautenberg at waratap.com>; <200q20v at audifans.com>
Sent: Thursday, December 29, 2005 2:51 PM
Subject: Re: got boost (slight return)?
> I'll give a look see...although I think a lower number on the boost gauge
> at idle is more vacuum, a situation I wouldn't expect to see with a leak
> in the intake path; i.e. when the key is turned on the system measure
> atmospheric pressure. That pressure (atmospheric) is assigned a value of
> "1.0" A lower number then would be more vacuum.
> Derek P
>>By what you describe, you have an air leak somewhere -- since you have
>>vacuum at idle and less boost on boost. Check all of your vacuum hoses -
>>paying particular attention to the one from the back of the intake
>>to the bypass valve.
>>----- Original Message -----
>>From: "Derek Pulvino" <dbpulvino at hotmail.com>
>>To: <200q20v at audifans.com>
>>Sent: Wednesday, December 28, 2005 1:18 PM
>>Subject: Re: got boost (slight return)?
>> > Kind of off the top topic, but has anybody seen were the boost seems to
>> > across the board lower...in my situation whereas at idle the dash
>> > used to read 0.3 to 0.4, now it usually reads 0.2, with boost on the
>> > side only going up to 1.6 or so? I've seen low boost at the top end
>> > but not with it reading lower at idle too.
>> > Derek P
>> > Message: 2
>> > Date: Tue, 27 Dec 2005 13:19:23 -0500
>> > From: Phil Rose <pjrose at frontiernet.net>
>> > Subject: Re: got boost?
>> > To: "Andrew W. Schlueter" <andyschlueter at 4techwork.com>
>> > Cc: 200q20V at audifans.com
>> > Message-ID: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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>> > At 12:28 PM -0500 12/27/05, Andrew W. Schlueter wrote:
>> > >i dont know if it is this cold weather here in ohio, but i am having
>> > >hesitasion in boost. I am running chipped car with the 2.5 pt. ok here
>> > >the issue. 3k rpm, full throttle, nice real fast spool up to 20psi.
>> > >not
>> > >more. now it goes to 14psi, hesitates then jumps to 20psi. somtimes
>> > >am full throttle in 4th or 5th it will be at 20psi, it will quickyly
>> > >to
>> > >14ish psi then right back up in a matter of a few secconds. you can
>> > >the
>> > >loss of power. I am thinking of the N75??
>> > Sounds like it could be caused by a pressure "burp" from split hose
>> > or loose clamp. How is the Michelin Man hose condition?
>> > Phil
>> > --
>> > Phil Rose
>> > Rochester, NY
>> > mailto:pjrose at frontiernet.net
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