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boosting & tuning

Discussion in 'General Tech and Maintenance' started by redwidow, Nov 15, 2003.

  1. redwidow

    redwidow Member

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    Since i am not really good in mechanic stuff. Please help me understand these terms BOOSTING , TUNING, WHP, HP, TORQUE. What is the defination for each? Thanks
     
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    BOOSTING=

    putting your engine under load to the point where the turbo/supercharger emits positive pressure

    TUNING=

    altering your air fuel ratio/ignition map to the ideal ratio

    WHP=

    horsepower measured at the wheels

    HP=

    horsepower as measured at the flywheel

    TORQUE-

    twisting force of a motor




    I <3 noobs and boost :wub:
     
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