Low boost only 5-6 psi problem
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This is a discussion on Low boost only 5-6 psi problem within the General Maintenance, Troubleshooting & Accidents. forums, part of the Tech & Modifying & General Repairs category; Im having boost problems on my wrx,ive checked all pipes around turbo and boost solonoid,its drivin me crazy.can any body ...

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    Red face Low boost only 5-6 psi problem

    Im having boost problems on my wrx,ive checked all pipes around turbo and boost solonoid,its drivin me crazy.can any body help please.??

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    Boost problem

    I have no engine mods,standard .i changed to a 3port solonoid,i thought it was that.it may be that the boost pipes are in wrong position.?
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    If you don't have any engine mods, I'd suggest putting the stock boost solenoid back on .
    Then check the other lines.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SILLYBILLYS WRX View Post
    I have no engine mods,standard .i changed to a 3port solonoid,i thought it was that.it may be that the boost pipes are in wrong position.?
    im sure you may have seen this but its a good reference for where the hoses go for the stock bcs CobbTuning.com - How Subaruís Factory Boost Control System Works

    as suggested i would try putting the stock bcs back on and see if the problem goes away. I was having the same low boost problem with mine and it turned out that my stock bcs was bad.... it also wouldnt hurt to check out all the boost lines to make sure that there are no cracks or anything
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