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    hey i have a 1.9cdti 120bhp and have now fitted a k&n panel filter and done airbox mod. closed off my egr valve and fitted a dtuk red box the car goes like a rocket but does anyone know roughly what power i will be running??

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    maybe 160 - 170, but no idea on that all important torque figure.
    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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    + 30% at a guess

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    What does "closed off my egr valve" mean?



    Sorry kinda new to this stuff

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    Quote Originally Posted by amir2300 View Post
    What does "closed off my egr valve" mean?



    Sorry kinda new to this stuff
    That the EGR valve has been disabled. EGR=Exhaust gas recirc
    Now I need a turbo to keep up!

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    i havent had it disabled yet just fitted a metal plate

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    Quote Originally Posted by Big Sig View Post
    That the EGR valve has been disabled. EGR=Exhaust gas recirc
    Cheers fella, had a quick search for it and it sounds a little bit of a up or down as to if its a good mod to do or not.

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    mine was running 167.5 bhp and 252lb ft torque when RR'd with a caterman box-K&N filter-airbox mod-twin exit exhaust with just a centre box...

    it's currently running 142.5bhp and 233lb ft with the box removed and sold on, everything else is the same though apart from quad tail pipes now instead of just twin's....

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    can i ask why you sold the tuning box on?

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    Should be good for at least 160 I would imagine. With all that done I bet it pulls well right from the bottom end...?

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