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      Time for an update. About 50,000km on turbo kit,...

      Time for an update.
      About 50,000km on turbo kit, still going strong. Going through tires, petrol, front suspension bushes and oil services at accelerated rate :D
      All other bits holding well. Still...
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      MKV here. Been some time back when I modified...

      MKV here. Been some time back when I modified mine, but by memory you remove the venture oil separator by pulling it out. Drilled out and removed vacuum activated valve system and also enlarged some...
    3. Thread: Big Schrick

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      MKV here, UM tune, turbo, 268/272. Redlining 7400...

      MKV here, UM tune, turbo, 268/272. Redlining 7400 +/- 200 depending on what gear it is/how quick DSG up-shifts.
      30,000 miles on stock engine/head. Still running strong. I do not know where the limit...
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      I will throw this data in :D Few variables to...

      I will throw this data in :D

      Few variables to consider....

      http://imageshack.us/a/img541/5979/j0pl.jpg

      http://imageshack.us/a/img837/7978/5opq.jpg
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      ^^^ Nice summary. I just wanted to add few...

      ^^^
      Nice summary.

      I just wanted to add few words on a myth about AWIC been more efficient due to water cooling it. From thermal dynamics point of view, if both systems are build equally well with...
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      Well, Air to Water do saturate. Mainly due to:...

      Well, Air to Water do saturate. Mainly due to:
      small water radiator
      slow water pump

      Search on BMW M5 Tuning and read up. 3-5 dyno puls and our M5 was pulling timing. That was with some large...
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      +1 I went to Stage3 + cams + SRI. By the time...

      +1

      I went to Stage3 + cams + SRI. By the time I finished and got car to reasonably well working order, my budget was cost of Stage3 hardware x 4 times. And that is still on STOCK engine.
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      +1 From my experience, drone is observed when...

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      From my experience, drone is observed when exhaust pulse energy exceeds particular level at particular frequency. Point of onset will change depending on exhaust design AND change with gas...
    9. I did exactly that :thumbup: I had to due to...

      I did exactly that :thumbup:
      I had to due to turbocharged engine. Helps exhaust to flow for turbo spool.
      I also have second valve with 2.5 inch valve by-passing OEM muffler fitted on the same...
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      Factory Twin Turbo R32T anyone?!

      LINK
      :thumbup::thumbup::thumbup: Bring it on! OEM Turbo VR6 is major money saver :)
      This GTI would put shame to any other vehicle in the hot-hatch galaxy—if it were actually to be built, of course....
    11. Thread: Big Schrick

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      Interesting choice for Turbo .:R I run 268/272....

      Interesting choice for Turbo .:R
      I run 268/272. I guess in your set up ported head helps a bit, I am on the stock head that is some 20% more restrictive on exhaust side.
      Got dyno plots to compare...
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      When my crankshaft positioning sensor died on me,...

      When my crankshaft positioning sensor died on me, car was doing exactly the same.
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      I think C2 kit came with 550cc

      I think C2 kit came with 550cc
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      Our heads flow bad (worse than intake by big...

      Our heads flow bad (worse than intake by big margin) on exhaust side, so longer duration exhaust cam looks like a logical direction to take, especially with FI.

      I run 268/272:
      Green Line: OEM R32...
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      Fuel Chiller - May help a little if you got a...

      Fuel Chiller - May help a little if you got a problem there and fuel is overheated and boils. If system got return line, chiller is useless and will cause water condensation in the tank. As you are...
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      Sounds like you got a fun ride :) Oil cooler is...

      Sounds like you got a fun ride :)
      Oil cooler is needed if you are to go on Autobahn and maintain boost for extended time (over 20-40 sec). In the city drive, when I datalog the ECU - coolant and oil...
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      FUN

      I thought I share just for fun. Below image is a custom job, titaniu-aluminium-vanadium alloy turbocharger impeller made for a customer for R&D reasons.
      ...
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      Time for update. I could not get 3.5 inch...

      Time for update.

      I could not get 3.5 inch exhaust to flow well and be quiet below/at OEM level. Call me old by I like to drive the car without hearing exhaust note, unless I WOT. So after many...
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      Congratulation! Great results and looks like a...

      Congratulation! Great results and looks like a stable build with out many issues.
      First post do not specify engine data. means all stock internals or I missed something?
    20. EDITED. Good luck! Have fun! Where about in UAE...

      EDITED.
      Good luck! Have fun! Where about in UAE you are?
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