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    1. Member plex03's Avatar
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      Nov 10th, 2011
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      '12 Reef Blue Turbo Beetle; '08 Honda Element
      04-28-2012 04:02 PM #1
      Does anyone know what the boost pressure numbers are supposed to be on the turbos? VW has gone back to IHI Turbos (which are more dependable) but I don't know which one they're using.

      I've heard from a few sources that the numbers indicated on the 3 gauge pod are suspect and thought to be a bit high.

    2. Member UTE's Avatar
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      Nov 12th, 2011
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      04-28-2012 10:05 PM #2
      The Eos, which shares the same 2.0 TSI engine and lists the same power specs, runs 13.1 psi.

      2012 Beetle 2.0 TSI/DSG White Launch Edition
      2012 A3 2.0 TDI/DSG White S-Line Premium

    3. 04-30-2012 08:02 AM #3
      This is from APR for a MK6 GTI

    4. Geriatric Member Aonarch's Avatar
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      A Rental Car, a Cadillac, and a Moto Guzzi
      04-30-2012 08:47 AM #4
      Stock should be 10psi. Stage I ~18. Stage II ~20.

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