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> High Or Low Pressure?
tanita
post Feb 28 2011, 07:40 PM
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Whats the difference between a low pressure and a high pressure turbo? 2000 Volvo C70 and how do you tell which one you've got?
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QUOTE (tanita @ Feb 28 2011, 08:40 PM)
Whats the difference between a low pressure and a high pressure turbo? 2000 Volvo C70 and how do you tell which one you've got?

the type of turbo you have can be found ,by going to a volvo dealer just give your reg number and they will tell you,but you will find the turbo boast diaphragm will have a stronger spring ,i think in your country they may call it a bypass valve.
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Low pressure turbos have a higher engine compression which means they require less turbo pressure to attain the same power.

A LPT engine can produce as much torque as a HPT without using as many PSI.


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