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Old 03-09-2018, 03:33 PM
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Originally Posted by N52 Moistenor View Post
First off, that little chart is not an accurate way of determining how much power your car is making. Yes, different temps affect performance (below 100c or above 110c and you lose some power) but it could’ve been something simple like how you apply the throttle. Easing into the pedal gradually in manual mode will help the turbo respond better than just flooring it right away. Try it.
I agree. I think the OP may also be describing turbo lag, where the RPMs need to be build (so the turbo spools up) and you feel the surge in the power.
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