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wrxgtr 05-14-2007 08:05 AM

How to adjust your wastegate arm
 
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[B][COLOR="Red"]this action is done when you are useing stage 2+ and not reaching your target boost [U]only[/U][/COLOR][/B]
[SIZE="3"][COLOR="red"][U][B]DO NOT ADJUST WHILE STOCK OR STAGE 1( it is not needed)[/B][/U][/COLOR][/SIZE]


1: Remove C-CLIP from the WG Actuator [B][U]DO NOT DROP THE C-CLIP[/U][/B]
2: Loosen the WG Adjuster nut with 10mm wrench
3: Remove the Adjuster from the WG Flapper by pulling up.
4: Shorten the length of the arm to increase boost, opposite to decrease.
5: Place Adjuster back onto the WG Flapper.
6: Place C-CLIP back onto the locker.
7: Tighten 10mm Adjuster nut to when done

turn only half a turn at a time then check boost

[SIZE="3"][B][U][COLOR="Red"]DO NOT ADJUST UNTIL YOU HAVE PROPER EM AND AN ACCURATE WAY TO MONITOR YOUR BOOST!!!![/COLOR][/U][/B][/SIZE]

wagonracer 05-14-2007 09:38 AM

Thanks for the instructions. For folks that don't know, pics would be very helpful. Cheers

wagonracer 05-14-2007 05:48 PM

You rock !! !Thumbs Up It's a good idea to have a couple of spare c-clips handy if you have clumsy big hands like me. I tend to drop or break them.

wrxgtr 05-14-2007 05:56 PM

I have the same problem i have skinny hands that think they are fat ROFL


P.S good advice

WRXKidid775 05-14-2007 07:39 PM

or have an extendable magnet.

those things save my life on a daily basis.

clutsy mechanic FTL.

2006WRXTR 05-14-2007 07:56 PM

Or have someone do it for you so as to have no accountability whatsoever! :)

In fact, then you can blame their fat skinny klutzy mechanic fingers! :)

wrxgtr 05-14-2007 08:07 PM

:D i think all mechanics are this way

xmoniewrx 05-14-2007 08:23 PM

nice write up

wrxgtr 05-14-2007 08:57 PM

:cool:

xmoniewrx 05-14-2007 08:58 PM

okay WRX toughguy lol

wrxgtr 05-14-2007 08:59 PM

:mad: lol

xmoniewrx 05-14-2007 09:05 PM

IM just messing with you dont get mad
!Thumbs Up

wrxgtr 05-17-2007 03:40 PM

should this be a sticky?

kh15 05-17-2007 04:43 PM

[QUOTE=wrxgtr;153148]should this be a sticky?[/QUOTE]

i believe it should!

Scoops04WRX 05-17-2007 04:52 PM

I agree. This should be a sticky also. Out of curiousity, what would happen if I turn up the boost on stage 1 with only a non catted DP?


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