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This is a discussion on "The BIG BOV thread" (Where all bov question threads get merged) within the Engine Modifications forums, part of the Tech & Modifying & General Repairs category; I dunno if i like that sound :-\ I like the quick pinch off high pitched sound. Call me weird ...

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    I dunno if i like that sound :-\
    I like the quick pinch off high pitched sound. Call me weird i guess :P
    Either way, it looks better/performs at least the same/sounds cooler and louder then stock.

    I'll get one eventually

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    WOW that sounds great! It sounds like a lot like a Blitz BOV...but for $100 less!

    Any idea where the mic was mounted to get that sound? The engine sounds awesome by itself...heh
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    see Verdugo knows what's up.

    i think Blitz BOV SPITS it out like. TurboXS sound like XPLODING soda can, HKS is a SQUEAL or firing off a missle/rocket. and Forge sound like a mix of all of them.

    I DIG IT

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    Yeah...I've always loved the sound of the Blitz, but for ~$250, it was a little too rich for my blood, especially since it's even more useless for me because I'm in a 4EAT. But, for $150...I can go with this
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    That is exactly what it sounds like on mine!

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    Originally posted by aussieinstlouis
    That is exactly what it sounds like on mine!
    Is that from inside the cabin or with the hood up or something?
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    Wow 150 aint bad at all. might have to try another bov again, at 100 less then the aps I tried first. One question, does it leave any hoses open? I figure if it doesn't recirculate air then maybe some hose doesn't attach to it. Does everything hook up to it like normal?
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    i got my forge for 109.00 brand new off of ebay, and yes i love the sound.
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    Question Txs Tmic

    Which BOV's are compatible with the TXS TMIC?


    thanks!

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    V1 or v2?

    V1 is not going to be very BOV friendly from what I hear.

    V2 is much better - and I have been told that AT LEAST the TXS Type H and HKS SSQV fit.
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    it comes with the plug for the stock return hose.

    I think the sound clip is from inside the car with the windows down.

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    Originally posted by aussieinstlouis
    I think the sound clip is from inside the car with the windows down.
    Wow if that's the case, that is SWEET!
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    What's the difference between the v1 and v2...size?
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    i really wanna get one of these, i'm just still nervous about the side effects (bad ones)with a 100% atmosphere. Aussie, how long has it been in, and how long should it take before you would notice a rich running car?

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    I have had it in a week now. You would notice it straight away - you would also hear the BOV leaking at other times.

    You will only get a rick run condition when it is letting air out - ie between shifts.

    Forge will send you free replacement springs of differing strength to get it running right.

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