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  1. VW GTI
    Ok, I have a quick question.... I have a 1st gen authentic HKS SSQV on my GTI. Its not loud at all, (Keep in mind that its properly installed, and not just a show item!) Its connected to the turbo manifold and dumps back to the Turbo Inlet Pipe. But the other day I broke the little in-line...
  2. MKV GTI
    So I'm planning to get a Blow off valve for my Vw Gti 2006 2.0l I was wondering if someone can explain everything I would need to know about the topic and suggestions on products I should good. My car is stock but I'm trying to improve my cars performance any suggestions on what to start off...
  3. WANTED and FOR SALE
    I am looking for a forge dv spacer and possible new intake. Forge spacer $50
  4. 2.0T FSI / TSI Engines
    So I know this subject has been debated before but I'm new to this forum and I am a new GTI owner so I would greatly appreciate it if someone could help me out or refer me to a previous post. My question is which forge "if any" kit should I go with BOV or DV?
  5. MKV GTI
    Checked mine when i got the car(bout 7k miles ago) per these forums,looked fine,but with all the talk,i wanted to know if its actually BETTER in any way or i should wait for failure? Does it work/sound differently? ***currently have oem membrane type dv
  6. MKIV GTI
    comin home from deployment soon, been gone since june of last year, so there's some plans up my sleeve to make up for not being around to piss off the Honolulu police dept. for so long. takin out my silverline coils and gettin bagged up and replacing the fried up K03 with a new K04 to go with...
  7. MKIV GTI
    Okay ive been lookin all over this forum for help on this. Someone please help the squid... I bought a completely stock 04 GTI, n lets be honest if you have a turbo.. you want the famous turbo swooosh! sound, if you will. On my first turbo car (04 mazdaspeed protege) all i did was put an injen...
  8. MKV GTI
    Lotta confusion over this :/ Looking to put a bov in but.... where? I know I need some type of pipe or adapter or something but don't know exactly what it is or where to get it. and I've seen like 4 different locations for installation. I saw a video of an mkv with the same bov that I bought and...
  9. MKIV GTI
    Hello everyone! i am new to the vw golf. I was wondering if someone could please put up pictures in how to install a bov on the mk4 golf please! or a video that would be very helpful!!! thank you
  10. MKIV GTI
    Hi, I'm new to the forums. I just bought the Forge BOV kit from ECS. According to the pictures on the site, I have the right size silicon hose that is used to attach the BOV to intercooler. But my problem is...I can't seem to fit the silicon hose onto the BOV :( Is there a special method for...
  11. MKIV GTI
    I have an immense amount of turbo flutter and backspin on my turbo. I heard putting a BOV on decreases the amount of air flow back into the turbo (which is what creates turbo flutter). Correct me if i'm wrong. Although, looking around on other forum sites some say that you wouldn't be able to...
  12. MKV GTI
    Alright so I have finally figured out what I want and I just had a few questions. I'm planning on upgrading my 2007 GTI (6speed) to stage 1 APR (Stage 2 later on), and I was just wondering if I should be running a turbo timer (I do drive my car pretty hard and I thought it might help lengthen...
  13. MKIV GTI
    i have a boosted 2001 vr6 and i'm looking to replace my dv with a bov. i was looking maybe into the greddy type s. i like the sound on the greddy type s the best and i hear they're nice. did i hear right?
  14. 1.8 / 1.8T Engines
    okay soo the previous owner of my 1.8t told me my car has a blow off valve and i always seen it as a BOV. But when i started looking at BOVs on google it looks nothing like it. it looks more like a DV. now from what i know a BOV throw the excess air into the atmosphere and a DV put it back into...
  15. MKV GTI
    i just bought a HKS SSQV 3 bov and i wanna put it in my 09 gti tsi motor and i hear mixed feelings sayin i can but it will run rich and then i hear its really bad and stay with an upgraded dv if i put it in will it do damage to my car or just lose like 10hp cause the sound is with the loss of...
  16. MKV GTI
    So last night I finally got rid of POS Forge BOV previous owner put on the car (switched it ou for stock, and gained aot of my power back) next up will be replacing POS Forge cold air intake (would like APR). And down the road I'll be replacing the poorly installed/ welded tail pipe he put on...
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