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Performance Gauges 101

Beneficial Performance Gauges When you have a modified vehicle it’s important to know exactly what’s going on with your engine and other components. Gauges make that possible. While some vehicles come with stock gauges, they are intended for unmodified engines. They may not be able to properly alert you of any issues coming your way.

Wastegate 101

What does a Wastegate do? A wastegate (WG) is a boost-controlling device that limits exhaust gases going through the turbocharger. The primary function of a wastegate is to regulate the maximum boost pressure in the turbocharger system. This protects both the engine and the turbocharger. This is done by diverting the exhaust gases away from

Turbosmart Boost Controller

Turbosmart is a leading manufacturer in boost control management.  Whether you vehicle is being used for street or race applications, they have a wide variety of boost controllers to suit your needs. A Turbosmart boost controller is available in two options, mechanical & electronic. .  Mechanical Boost Controller Mechanical boost controllers are also sometimes referred

Benefits of a Boost Gauge

A boost gauge is a pressure gauge that indicates manifold air pressure or turbocharger / supercharger boost pressure in an internal combustion engine. Their first job is to prevent too much boost from damaging your engine. Secondly, they allow you to adjust your boost levels to varying parameters to ensure optimal boost level. The boost

Turbosmart e-WG Wastegate

Nothing is more exciting then when a great company comes out with a new award-winning product! Turbosmart has released their much anticipated e-WG Eletronic wastegate.  This is a fully electronic actuatable external wastegate in 45mm and 60mm options.  Gen-V This isn’t the first time TURBOSMART pushed new boundaries for wastegates.  In 2016 they launched the