Date: Mon, 29 Apr 2002 17:45:25 +0100
From: "george.french1" <george.french1nopsamorld.com>
Subject: Re: 2.3 turbo 9000s is this normal?


Thanks Toby I think I was a little confused not having the choices in front of me:-) That was sort of what I meant but thanks for the clarification and prices... G. Toby Field <tobyfieldnopsamail.com> wrote in message news:aajsvm$479$1nopsam7.svr.pol.co.uk... > I think you'll find that most pumps that say "premium unleaded" are standard > 95 octane. You need Super Unleaded 97 or 98 octane. Shell Optimax is about > 5p per litre more but sainsburys super unleaded is only 3p per litre more. I > went to a BP the other day and super unleaded was 15p a litre more. > > Toby Field (UK) > '93 9000 CSE 2.3T Auto > 150,000 Miles > > "george.french1" <george.french1nopsamorld.com> wrote in message > news:6Sdz8.21736$%k.3540028nopsam6-win.server.ntlworld.com... > > Thanks guys, > > I will give it a go next tank (just filled right up the other day so it > may > > be a while) I assume "premium unleaded" would be the type to use from the > > choices at the pumps? > > G. > > > > norm lastovica <norman.lastovicanopsamle.com> wrote in message > > news:3CCD552A.3C60EFE2nopsamle.com... > > > > > > > > > "george.french1" wrote: > > > > > > > > Errr... > > > > Just ordinary un-leaded (UK spec.) > > > > Surely if it was doing its weirdness at low revs it would still do it > at > > > > high revs with the same fuel? > > > > > > at higher RPM, there is less time for > > > detonation to occur. why don't you run a couple > > > tanks of higher octane gasoline and see if it > > > helps. > > > > > > > Thanks for the help. > > > > G. > > > > > > > > Jim <jimnopsamil.thanks> wrote in message > > > > news:ucqijotoq6dn6fnopsam.supernews.com... > > > > > What fule are you using? Try a 98 octane if you have not already. > > The > > > > > control unit monitors pre-ignition and takes steps to reduce it, it > > may > > > > > expalin what is happening here. > > > > > > > > > > Jim > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > "george.french1" <george.french1nopsamorld.com> wrote in message > > > > > news:%hbz8.21359$%k.3406816nopsam6-win.server.ntlworld.com... > > > > > > Hi, > > > > > > I recently bought a 9000s 2.3 turbo, and so far I am loving it. > The > > only > > > > > > weird thing I am experiencing is a pulsing of the turbo (maybe) at > > > > lowish > > > > > > revs. > > > > > > If I am at say 2000rpm and put my foot down hard the acceleration > is > > > > > pretty > > > > > > good but feels a little like it pulses the power very fast. Once I > > get > > > > to > > > > > > higher revs it disappears and the power comes through like crazy > and > > all > > > > > is > > > > > > well. > > > > > > IS this normal or is something wrong with something? > > > > > > > > > > > > Many thanks in advance for any help. > > > > > > G. > > > > > > gnopsamrt.coDOTuk > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > --- > > > > > > Outgoing mail is certified Virus Free. > > > > > > Checked by AVG anti-virus system (http://www.grisoft.com). > > > > > > Version: 6.0.350 / Virus Database: 196 - Release Date: 17/04/02 > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > > --- > > > > Outgoing mail is certified Virus Free. > > > > Checked by AVG anti-virus system (http://www.grisoft.com). > > > > Version: 6.0.350 / Virus Database: 196 - Release Date: 17/04/02 > > > > > > -- > > > norman lastovica / oracle rdb engineering / usa / 610.696.4685 > > > > > > --- > > Outgoing mail is certified Virus Free. > > Checked by AVG anti-virus system (http://www.grisoft.com). > > Version: 6.0.350 / Virus Database: 196 - Release Date: 17/04/02 > > > > > > --- Outgoing mail is certified Virus Free. Checked by AVG anti-virus system (http://www.grisoft.com). Version: 6.0.350 / Virus Database: 196 - Release Date: 17/04/02

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