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Re: TC Intercooler



yeah, blow off valves are pretty much set to a certain pressure, and htey
pop open whenever that pressure is exceeded.  Bypass valves open anytime
there is vacuum in the intake.

On Mon, 13 Apr 1998, Chris Roth wrote:

> Scott,
> 
> I am a little confused, what is the difference between a blow-off valve and
> a bypass valve.
> 
> Bypass valve relieves pressure between the turbo and intake TB, correct?
> 
> Are you referring to a blowoff valve as a sort of waste gate like they use
> on CART Indy cars?
> 
> Chris
> 
> 
> >One thing to consider is how everyone mixes up the term blow off and
> >bypass valve.  blow offs wont help the turbo, but a bypas does.
> >
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