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Old 08-07-2007, 01:18 PM   #1
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heat soak

What are the symptoms of heat soak?

Is it slower boost or does the turbo not boost as high, or both?

I still have the stock intercooler and am interested in knowing what the upgrade will provide.

Also, is this one any good?

http://cgi.ebay.com/ebaymotors/21-X9...QQcmdZViewItem

I saw the post on china vs. u.s. - I assume this is made in china.

Forge at $500, this one at $75? Has to be a catch...

Will this bolt right on or do I need additional parts?
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Old 08-07-2007, 05:14 PM   #2
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your going to have to buy ic pipes aswell... the end tanks on the stock ic are pointed twards the motor on both sides of the radiator like the forge it is a direct bolt on... and yes an example of heat soak if when you go wot and it doesnt hold boost/ doesnt boost all the way shows that the intake temp is hot and is harder to compress hot air...
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Old 08-10-2007, 08:58 AM   #3
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Hey Ted u think Heat Soak is the problem i was telling you about the other day..??
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