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    Re: Mk1 Escort Pinto Turbo

    Quote Originally Posted by Graham View Post
    ha,ha theres always issues and its always a long day at T+R, they never start very early and its always a late finish, and you always need to go back to try and finish the job
    Very true, we're there until midnight hence stopping at on wastegate pressure but was a good result so far ��
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    Re: Mk1 Escort Pinto Turbo

    Quote Originally Posted by rallyrob View Post
    Sounds like a good result with that power.
    Will be going back to turn the boost up and see if it can make the 400bhp mark or there abouts. It's certainly lively with the 290bhp it has now that's for sure
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    Re: Mk1 Escort Pinto Turbo

    Quote Originally Posted by EscortDan View Post
    Will be going back to turn the boost up and see if it can make the 400bhp mark or there abouts. It's certainly lively with the 290bhp it has now that's for sure
    Really, you're going for that sort of figure are you...

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    Re: Mk1 Escort Pinto Turbo

    Quote Originally Posted by rallyrob View Post
    Really, you're going for that sort of figure are you...
    It's built for it, fully forged bottom end, 1000cc injectors and big turbo etc
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    Re: Mk1 Escort Pinto Turbo

    Quote Originally Posted by EscortDan View Post
    It's built for it, fully forged bottom end, 1000cc injectors and big turbo etc
    Well it would be rude not to wind the boost up the in that case

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    Re: Mk1 Escort Pinto Turbo

    That's a great result! Always love seeing that there others out there pushing the pinto hard

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    Re: Mk1 Escort Pinto Turbo

    Quote Originally Posted by theduck View Post
    That's a great result! Always love seeing that there others out there pushing the pinto hard
    Your's will be a quick one too especially in that light 100e look forward to seeing that on the road too ��
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    Re: Mk1 Escort Pinto Turbo

    Cant wait to get mine going. Back off to Steve Walford Motorsport at the end of the week to start getting the last bits of fabrication done and on the dyno.

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