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MARKY70RRR
Wednesday 21st January 2009, 05:53
wot boost pressure should a 1998 v70r awd be,not me7 one.

PNuT
Thursday 22nd January 2009, 06:37
wot boost pressure should a 1998 v70r awd be,not me7 one.

about 10.5 psi

PaulZX
Thursday 22nd January 2009, 14:39
While the subject is being aired, what boost should a 1996 850 T5 be running?

MARKY70RRR
Thursday 22nd January 2009, 15:10
cheers pnut my boost gauge when floor it reads up to 12/13 psi is this good then and could it go up anymore,cheers

timbo_1975
Thursday 22nd January 2009, 15:14
Not unless you have a chip which is adding some extra fuel!

BruceT
Thursday 22nd January 2009, 16:27
Stock 96 T5 shoudl b 9.6 Psi.

MARKY70RRR
Thursday 22nd January 2009, 19:03
yeah forgot to say it has a rica 310

Enigma666
Thursday 22nd January 2009, 20:22
yeah forgot to say it has a rica 310

Based on that mate you are boosting 0.89 BAR....seems low as anything for a RICA 310.

My T4's RICA is 1.2 BAR which is 17.4psi to put it into perspective :(

MARKY70RRR
Friday 23rd January 2009, 05:36
am i thats not good,hopefully on saturday some of the lads can tell me wot i can do,chris il phone ya later,cheers.not happy now,big day saturday

PNuT
Friday 23rd January 2009, 06:41
am i thats not good,hopefully on saturday some of the lads can tell me wot i can do,chris il phone ya later,cheers.not happy now,big day saturday

my mte boosts to between 1.3 & 1.4 bar..... so yer, you have a problem somewere

MARKY70RRR
Friday 23rd January 2009, 14:22
cheers pnut wot could it be.

PNuT
Friday 23rd January 2009, 14:38
cheers pnut wot could it be.

intercooler leak
intercooler pipe leak
wastegate actuator weak
recirculating valve split/weak
pcv pipe leaking
inlet manifold gasket leaking
evap valves/pipes split
vacuum tree leaking
exhaust restriction/cat breaking down

that should give you a few ideas ;)

MARKY70RRR
Friday 23rd January 2009, 17:31
intercooler leak
intercooler pipe leak
wastegate actuator weak
recirculating valve split/weak
pcv pipe leaking
inlet manifold gasket leaking
evap valves/pipes split
vacuum tree leaking
exhaust restriction/cat breaking down

that should give you a few ideas ;)

hells bells thats loads to check especially when im a novice thanks anyway

Quicksilver
Saturday 24th January 2009, 20:57
Mine has a RICA 310 and I saw 1.2bar last weekend on the ring road.

mickhoon
Sunday 25th January 2009, 20:10
intercooler leak
intercooler pipe leak
wastegate actuator weak
recirculating valve split/weak
pcv pipe leaking
inlet manifold gasket leaking
evap valves/pipes split
vacuum tree leaking
exhaust restriction/cat breaking down

that should give you a few ideas ;)

.....not very accurate boost guage bought cause it has pretty backlights....
;)