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RE: SVO: "Turbo Creap" , Help



Thanks Carl,
	My understanding is that it is not all that easy to install an external
wastegate on the stock manifold. Anybody?
Dennis.
84 SVO, Silver


>-----Original Message-----
>From:	Carl Morris [SMTP:Carl_Morris@StorTek.Com]
>Sent:	Friday, December 12, 1997 10:42 AM
>To:	Multiple recipients of list SVO
>Subject:	Re: SVO:  "Turbo Creap" , Help
>
>There is such a thing as boost creep.  If the wastegate hole isn't big
>enough for the amount of air you're pumping through the motor, even when
>the wastegate in fully open the boost will continue to increase past the
>point that you've set your wastegate for until you let off the throttle.
>There is no way for me to know whether you will actually experience this
>problem or not.  You can either believe the guy and put on the external
>wastegate (it should be much bigger than the internal one), or you can
>try it without, and just watch your boost closely when you're at full
>throttle and high RPM.  If it starts to rise above the boost you've set
>it for, then you know that's the limit of your internal wastegate.
>
>-- 
>Carl_Morris@StorTek.Com