Date: Wed, 21 Feb 2001 17:11:28 -0800
From: Johannes H Andersen <>
Subject: Re: Overboost???

Rob wrote: > > I read somewhere that the Viggens motor can produce "overboost" up to 20psi > for up to 20 seconds !? > > Does anyone know anything about this?? > > Also how much boost can these new Saab's take ( the Viggen and the Aero) > safely? > > Rob I have seen that the 9-5 Aero is programmed to overboost for 20 seconds, can't remember the exact size of the boost, but it is convenient for overtaking maneuvers. This is for a manual 9-5. The auto version could be different or might not have this? Johannes

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