Tag Archives: turbo pressure

Tribbles in the Tailpipe

I’ve mainly been quiet here because I’ve been frantically trying to get the months-old boost problem on Junior solved enough to go to Portland while it’s still, you know, SUMMER. It’s been a constant cycle of frustration as I fix … Continue reading

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Boosted Ambitions

I spent several hours today replacing the tube that goes down from the resonator to the intercooler hose. The old one was Profoundly Fucked Up: Despite the damage, it actually looked like it was still mating correctly. However, after fixing … Continue reading

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In Search of the Elusive Turbo Leak

I wanted to test the intercooler hoses, and sometimes with a problem like this if you take everything apart, clean it, and put it back together, the problem Goes Away. Took off the inlet hose, the resonator and pipe, and … Continue reading

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