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    Standard boost

    ive just fitted a boost gauge to my astra gsi (03)

    the boost swings up to about 12 psi and then drops to 8-9 psi

    is this normal for a standard car?

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    Yes, it sure is

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    PANTS!!!!!!!!!!!!

    i need more boost, what sort of boost will i get with a remap

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    Depends what you go for I suppose.

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    i overboost to 19psi drops to 13-14psi phase 2
    THE DEVIL IS MY CO-PILOT.

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    what bar should a standard car run at? ive a gauge in my turbo and it reaches 0.9-1.0 bar and drops to around 0.6-0.7. Is this the norm or not?

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    Quote Originally Posted by daz16v View Post
    what bar should a standard car run at? ive a gauge in my turbo and it reaches 0.9-1.0 bar and drops to around 0.6-0.7. Is this the norm or not?
    1 bar = 14.5 psi

    so your getting over boost to 13-14.5 and then holding at about 9.5psi

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    im getting 14psi on overboost and holding 10psi my cars standard too
    Astra GSi Turbo
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    as says depending wot and who you go to for re map mine is on cs 3 overboosts at 22psi holds 18 all day long
    courtney stage 3 zafira,Mitsubishi evo geek mapped to 389 and 470 lb of torque

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