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How to read a compressor map

Learning how to read a compressor map is one of the first items needed to properly specify a turbo for a given engine combination. The process of reading a compressor map is pretty straight forward once you have a basic understanding of the variables involved. Many of the turbo manufactures provide compressor maps, however some […]

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What is boost creep and how do you fix it

translate: Spanish Arabic What exactly is boost creep? Boost creep is a phenomenon in turbocharged vehicles where the system can not hold the desired pressure reliably. It may be caused by several scenarios which we will point out some of the more common causes of creep. Most car owners will only notice it when they begin […]

How to Install a Manual Boost Controller

Congratulations on taking this step on improving your automobile’s performance. Installing a Manual Boost Controller, if done correctly, can significantly improve engine performance and turbo spool. If you are unsure on how to install a manual boost controller do your research and consult the help of a qualified professional. How to Install a Manual Boost […]

How a boost controller works

Understanding how a boost controller works Before embarking on upgrading your turbo car it is a good idea to understand how a boost controller works. This modification is simple to install and can yield significant performance increases. First and foremost if you don’t know what you are doing please research and consult the help of a […]

Bleed or Ball and Spring Manual Boost Controller. Which is the Best?

The difference between bleed or ball and spring manual boost controller. Before we get started on the specifics on choosing a bleed or ball and spring manual boost controller, let’s review how a typical single turbo setup is installed. Combustion engines are essentially air pumps. They suck in air and fuel, ignite, and the expanding gasses […]

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