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Old 05-19-2017, 12:39 PM   #581
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The head porter I used made 1150hp on a Volvo 4 cylinder engine prior to starting on my stuff.


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Old 05-19-2017, 09:09 PM   #582
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Old 05-19-2017, 09:33 PM   #583
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Love that head gasket.
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Old 05-20-2017, 08:04 AM   #584
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The head porter I used made 1150hp on a Volvo 4 cylinder engine prior to starting on my stuff.
Was that volvo 2000 v40 1.9T? Because Ive heard those engines can stock hold 2.5 BAR
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Old 05-21-2017, 08:02 PM   #585
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Hey PolePosition

Question, you heap love on the PMAS MAF sensor. can you tell me how well the resolution and how far you had to scale the MAF to get the Target AFR and the actual AFR to be relatively close?

Are you still able to use the entire range of the PMAS MAF (650-800+whp with 3" tubing) without losing idle resolution?

Also, you had some serious problems earlier when you had the exhaust done a while back. What was the problem with the MAF? You just said "MAF is not an issue anymore" and left it at that.

I'm thinking I might replace the standard MAF with the PMAS MAF as I start to lay some infrastructure... I may go turbo, I may not. But either way, I would like to lay the infrastructure in if I do go that direction.

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Just Another M54 Turbo Build. By the People, for the People

Yeah I ran the maf while NA for a while. Nothing was wrong with it, I just thought there was I believe. As far as scaling, Hobbit set that up very quickly. So far it's been faultless. I don't know many details about the resolution etc. my car has always idled well so I guess it's good.

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that looks like a 6262 GTXRep They are already known good past 650 wheel horsepower on 2-2.5liter engines.

I was looking at using a 6262 DBB GTXRep, myself. I'm excited to see how this turns out.
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Close, it's a 6262 turbo by BoostLab. They have their own line of turbos now, with a 1 year warranty and everything. Pretty good deal at 1k as well.


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Excellent progresses ! Be very interesting how the new fire breather goes ! Closely following
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Are you going to try to get your AC working when you get it all back together or have you just said "screw it" Lol?
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Thabks zha50!

As for the ac, I would like to get it going. Not sure what's been wrong with it, but after this motor install it will be the highest priority item. It works when I put power to the compressor, so it's just something simple I need to find.

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Hi Pole position,

What size is the head gasket?

Bore Dia

Thickness

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What size is the head gasket?



Bore Dia



Thickness



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Not sure, here's the link. Its sizing worked with my bore diameter, 84.5, so i just ordered it.

http://server.pure-pf.com/webshop2/e...50mm-bore.html



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