Carbureted LSX forum - blow through power valve issue
04-04-2012, 09:46 PM
I have a 5.3 ish lol with a blow through setup. I use to have a 60mm turbo 13psi setup I ran for a yr. no issues made pretty good power. I recently changed to a 76mm turbo. same 13psi. but since the turbo swap I got a issue of blowing power valves. I think boost pressure is doing it. I've been running normal power valves. is there a boost reference power valve made for higher boost pressure?
04-05-2012, 07:08 PM
I thought the BRPV was a general one size fits all, if no one here helps then try www.theturboforum.com
04-06-2012, 09:48 AM
Thanks. I'm going to the track tonight. maybe someone there can help me out.
04-06-2012, 03:09 PM
Good luck, i hope it goes smooth when i decide to go boosted on my 6.0, guess we will see.
04-12-2012, 08:34 AM
Talked to a guy at the track who is suppose to give me information on how to build a custom power valve for boost. but the track trip went pretty well. ended with a 6.23@119mph pass. spinning a 1.50 60ft.
09-03-2012, 09:13 PM
any word on how to make the power valve from the guy at the track?
09-04-2012, 09:25 AM
Nah not yet. I haven't been back to the track in a while. I will get more details over winter. looks like I'm done for the season.
09-05-2012, 01:30 AM
try this website theres a lot of good info on blowthrough's and BRPV's
check out the blowthrough section ya might have to search......
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