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STI827
06-02-2011, 01:43 PM
does anybody have an idea of how to fix this problem? when i floor it and the boost goes it starts lag and boost at the top rpms then i shift. this is from 2nd gear to 3rd gear.

apsolus
06-02-2011, 10:18 PM
not sure what your trying to say but if you say you have no boost till high rpm i would think intake or exhaust leak or a weak turbo vgt system. helpme to help you and post something that makes sence bro

STI827
06-03-2011, 03:20 PM
ok what im trying say is that when it starts boosting it jerks in the middle from 2nd to 3rd and to 4th

apsolus
06-04-2011, 02:15 PM
while running through the rev range at around 4-5 grand there is a boost spike? have you moded the car at all? if so try putting the stock stuff back on and see what happens, might just need a tune

STI827
06-12-2011, 06:08 AM
car is completely stock. have any other ideas?

apsolus
06-12-2011, 09:32 AM
i might if you would just explain the problem a little more thourough

Monstersubie
06-13-2011, 03:06 AM
Sounds like a boost leak. Could also be a faulty bpv. As long as the car is unmolested take it back to Subaru. Put them through the trouble. Warranty work is great.

legacySTI
06-14-2011, 06:14 AM
ive fixed a couple of mates cars with this issue one on a TT legacy (turned out to be dirty AFM) and on my own car (which is modified) it was MAP sensor. hope this helps but as they say warranty is great :)

STI827
07-07-2011, 02:58 PM
ya i took it to the dealership and they said that it was normal.

talked to another guy and said that its from the EWG that the 2011 comes with.