Date: Tue, 14 Dec 2004 21:52:10 +0100
From: Frode <fhnospammica.no>
Subject: Re: 99 Turbo update - vroom vroom


Dave Hinz wrote: > I'll probably set the base boost (wups, boost I mean) to normal spec > and leave it there. It should be zippy enough as it, I should think. > What is the output of this engine, 160 Horsepower or so, right? Less; again according to Haynes: US model: 135 bhp 3500 rpm 5000, 235 Nm 0.7 bar, no cat. Compression ratio: 7.2:1 ! Note! Pressure switch actuating pressure: US0.7 bar, UK 0.9 bar. FYI, I operate it at 0.8-0.9, unleaded 95 octane since mid-80's, no problems except wheelspin in rain when careless (short wheelbase). Rust is my main problem, so... -- Frode

Return to Main Index

The content on this site may not be republished without permission. Copyright © 1988-2020 - The Saab Network - saabnet.com.
For usage guidelines, see the Saabnet.com Mission and Purpose Page.
[Contact | Site Map | Saabnet.com on Facebook | Saabnet.com on Twitter | Shop Amazon via TSN | Site Donations]