Boost Creep? ... or? - Page 2 - Miata Turbo Forum -Boost cars, acquire cats.

Welcome to   Members

General Miata Chat A place to talk about anything Miata

LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 10-05-2009, 05:35 PM   #21
Junior Member
iTrader: (4)
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: middle TN
Posts: 143
Total Cats: 0

good to meet you Flip, I was the 1.6 car, sucks about the creep. unfortunately I'm still fighting mine and this thread is not looking promising...

Originally Posted by chriscar View Post
I'd like to hear what they said. Mine is on the way, and I hope it resolves my problem. Bell was offering free wastegate & housing porting at one time, even if you didn't buy your turbo from them. Not sure if that offer still stands.

MX-5 Miata Forum - View Single Post - Wastegate update for FMII
Originally Posted by Braineack View Post
that offer still stand and it's your best best in curing boost creep.
me car is creeping like a **** too... doesn't Bell port their turbo's on all their S kits?
jrw is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-05-2009, 07:36 PM   #22
Supporting Vendor

iTrader: (33)
Ben's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: atlanta-ish
Posts: 12,662
Total Cats: 72

Originally Posted by flipt86 View Post
Ben, I would wager that your exhaust does not flow any better than mine... I've seen yours in person. This is my exhaust plus a 3" downpipe.

Hustler, my vac line going to my wastegate is 1/8" or maybe even smaller... FM told me to check the opening psi on the actuator and to make sure the wastegate is opening all of the way... Duh... Then they said if that doesn't fix it to port the wastegate.
Comments were directed at dopple, who lately likes to post after me to tell me I'm wrong.

I have a resonator in the midpipe (to look like a cat conv), softer angles, and dual exits each with their own muffler. It's pretty low restriction.
Ben is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10-05-2009, 09:09 PM   #23
Junior Member
Thread Starter
iTrader: (4)
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Chattanooga, TN
Posts: 187
Total Cats: -1

I see, no worries, wasn't picking on anyone
Jrw, nice to meet you also, hopefully we can solve this issue.
flipt86 is offline   Reply With Quote

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Project Gemini - Turbo Civic on the Cheap Full_Tilt_Boogie Build Threads 52 08-28-2016 04:18 AM
LucaCarMods's Boosted Dutch Miata Build! LucaCarMods Build Threads 11 02-14-2016 06:13 AM
My solution for Oiltemp and Oilpressure input into Megasuirt (MS3) Zaphod MEGAsquirt 41 01-24-2016 12:25 PM
Going back to stock. Need some 1.6 parts. Trent WTB 2 10-01-2015 12:15 PM
Bad head gasket or ? shooterschmidty Engine Performance 8 09-30-2015 10:28 PM

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 11:22 AM.