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Old 07-31-2016, 12:56 PM
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Alta BOV spring

Has anybody replaced there BOV springs in there GP2?

Is it even necessary?
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Old 08-06-2016, 01:21 PM
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I put it in. I can't really tell if it holds more boost during shifts. All my gp does is spin the tires anyways
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Old 08-13-2016, 01:51 AM
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I put it in. I can't really tell if it holds more boost during shifts. All my gp does is spin the tires anyways
I'll try it too.. Is there any special tools to put it in for the GP?
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Old 08-16-2016, 02:25 PM
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I'll try it too.. Is there any special tools to put it in for the GP?
Just some good allen keys. Ball ends worked nice to get in the tough angle
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I was wondering if this was worth it just today. Any further feedback on if there's a difference?
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Old 10-20-2016, 08:55 PM
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I was wondering if this was worth it just today. Any further feedback on if there's a difference?
Seem to feel a little stronger between shifts.... don't know how to validate it.
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