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    Fueling

    hey guys I've noticed after installing my HKS bov that fuel seems to be going a lot quicker..and when i am in very low boost the exhaust pop...has anyone else experienced this.?
    would this have anything to do with the ecu thinking it need more fuel hence the poping
    as I am thinking of puting the stock bov back on as one tanks is only geting me less then 180..iam geting scared now petrol is killing me

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    Its called overfuelling and goes hand in hand with BOVs and pigeons When you change gear and the BOV releases, a load of unburnt fuel gets dumped down the exhaust. The heat from the eaxhaust ignites the fuel and BANG or POP (often accompanied by flamage...)

    The most efficient setup for a BOV is in conjunction with a recirc valve...

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    so fuel going quick is to do with the bov then....

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    Can't guarantee that's the only thing, but its probable...

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    cuz my petrol is going so quick compared to b4 it wont last me a week....
    looks like iam gonna put stock one back on for now

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    Yep, give that a try and see if it settles down.

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    Or it may be because your driving along in 2nd gear up at 5500rpm then lifting off to see all the girls look round at you......... fuel wont last long then

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    What? 14 year olds?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Nicely
    What? 14 year olds?
    Like you've never done it

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    You forget I'm much more mature.


















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