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Originally Posted by jimtweet View Post
1980 930 euro

i dont know why i just realized this, i guess i had my mind on fixing other problems with the car but,

i have a wastegate dump from fabspeed on the car, and realized the last few times i have driven the car the wastegate has not been opening,...boost has never went above .8bar (assuming there is some sort of safety thing so motor doesnt blow)

is this a blown diaphragm? i have a new line connecting into the intercooler with new clamps, so no leaks there,...

is there anything else that could have "broke" inside the wastegate? i should be aware of,...

i will be upgrading to a set of fabspeed headers in the new future and wondering if now is a good time to replace with a 46mm tial, or just rebuild the stocker
"..I have a wastegate dump.."

Something like a BOV, Blow-off-valve, to DUMP pressure the instant the throttle valve closes...? If so it sounds as if it's partially (full..?) open full time.
Old 10-11-2010, 09:27 AM
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