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    Thread: boost issues

    1. 08-24-2012 07:36 PM #1
      i have an apr tuned beetle pushing 26psi, and now its only pullin like 5 , have alot of **** deleted but runs like a beast, here it is , i was driving down the raod , it was fine pushing 26 psi and holding perfect and then it started to lose it , i havent found anything to give me a solution to this problem , anyone have any ideas??????

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      08-24-2012 09:02 PM #2
      Have you checked all of your vacuum and boost hoses to make sure everything is connected?
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      08-24-2012 09:14 PM #3
      26psi?!

    4. 08-25-2012 03:38 AM #4
      Ya been running through them all still can't find anything , and yes 26 psi lol

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      08-25-2012 11:15 AM #5
      What stage is that and what mods have you done to support it?
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    6. 08-25-2012 08:32 PM #6
      k04 and apr

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      08-25-2012 10:13 PM #7
      Yes but what stage tune? And a KO4 is all you've done? If you're pushing 26psi, there are probably some other things you need to upgrade.
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      The project - '84 Jetta 1.6TD, 186k+, fully rebuilt, Giles IP and injectors, 2.5" custom exhaust, 51mpg
      Hers - '03 BMP 20thAE GTI, 130k, 3" 42DD turbo back, Unitronic Stage 2
      His - '01 Jetta TDI, 135k. Now has 3 pedals, as it should!

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