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Silent BOV???

Discussion in 'Forced Induction' started by kermit5327, Feb 18, 2008.

  1. kermit5327

    kermit5327 New Member

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    does any one know were i would be about to find a fully silent to a really really really really quite BOV cuz im going for the ultimate sleeper look with my civic
     
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    TurboMirage YEEAAAHHH VIP

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    bosch BOV
     
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    is it silent or just really quite
     
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    TurboMirage YEEAAAHHH VIP

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    92civicb18b1 The Trisexual

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    Yea they're fairly decent quality also
     
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    92civicb18b1 The Trisexual

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    Also, instead of blowing the air back into the atmosphere, re-route it back to the intake. It will maker a huge difference.
     
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    i never thought of that thanks for the help
     
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    it's called a diverter valve
     
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    92civicb18b1 The Trisexual

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    Yes, thanks you, I couldn't think of the name off the top of my head and wasn't that interested to search.
     
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    Dct5289 GT5 FTW

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    You can get diverter valves from the Volkswagen dealerships.
    My brother uses one, it's really quiet, don't think it gets much quieter than that.
     
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    92civicb18b1 The Trisexual

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    Yea, they're decent units also. They even sell the upgraded ones, I remember people were always buying the stock ones and crushing them or something when I was on the A4 forums.
     
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    Yeah, I hear the ones from the Audi TT's are a nice upgrade from the VW ones...
     
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    bypass valve is the more common term
     
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    werd...thats what ive always heard them called.
     
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    yeah i have heard of both but bypass is what i hear more often
     
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    Hasid Lafre Master of the obvious

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    Ive only heard of them called bypass valves.Intresting. now I know another term I can use and confuse people even more.
     
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    92civicb18b1 The Trisexual

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    I guess it's mainly the german car guys who call it a diverter valve. I had to ask what it was when someone mentioned it on the Audi and Porsche forms
     
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