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Originally Posted by JBL930 View Post
Maybe they are talking in absolute pressures, so 1.0bar is atmosphere, making the max boost in this case actually 1.5bar as we would read it. Still sounds high though, what else was done to cope with those boost levels?
Nobody would word it like that. I come from the Mitsubishi world where regularly we see fast Evos, Eclipses, VR-4s etc etc run +-40 psi.

You have to have very hevy duty head studs and a headgasket and NO KNOCK tune. Bottom end wouldn't necessarily need to be built but it wouldn't last trmendously long without it.

So as far as the pressure goes that doesnt really impress me, it doesn't mean much if the tune isnt spot on. I dont know how the tune would be spot on with that injection though.
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