Pressure Tester (was Surging and erratic boost

Phil Rose pjrose at
Sun Dec 31 17:03:35 EST 2006

At 2:44 PM -0500 12/31/06, Eric Huppert wrote:
>Heed the pressure limit carefully! You need a regulated air supply, as mike
>says, no more than 15 lbs. If you go higher you may end up with some other
>bigger leaks! O;(
>With steady air pressure you'll hear the leak if there is one!

Yes, even with an unsteady source. Back when I put together my 
pressure tester, I didn't have an air compressor handy, so I grabbed 
my bicycle pump; and that managed to create an audible hisssss from a 
crack in the rubber throttle-body boot.


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