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Subject: Enging Tuner || New Question
Sender's Name: pete
Question: RS Turbo - do i need a torque figure 2 accurately order a clutch so it isn't slipping?
Answer: Yes and no ! You may have to compromise, assuming you don't want a nasty sintered paddle race clutch. The RS turbo clutches are too small for the potential power output, and that's all there is to it. You can't choose a clutch to match a torque output, only try to find the most likely one.
 
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Sender's Name: Cheryl
Question: Dear Alan, I have a Renault Megane Diesel(R Registration) and the Red light keeps coming on at the dashboard when the temperature gauge goes over halfway. Sometimes it goes out after a couple of minutes or will stay on all the time and the car starts juttering. I have been told it is an immoboliser problem and the car could completely cut out while driving. Somebody told me it is a problem only Renault can fix or could you fix it, and do you think it will cost alot of money.
Answer: Sounds like a Renault job to me ! They designed it, they can fix it...
 
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Sender's Name: matt
Question: i have a y reg astra coupe turbo what products have you available to improve performance please its a standard z20let at the moment many thanks matt
Answer: Hi Matt - I'd start by getting it Superchipped! It adds power and torque all the way up the rev range, and it's very easy and quick to do. We charge ?450 including vat and rolling road test.
 
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Sender's Name: martin
Question: Alan looking at your website it shows you have carried out work on EVO'S but i cannot find anything on the FTO. I am considering work on the suspension on an FTO and increasing power - will you be able to do the work for me ?
Answer: Hi Martin - Yes, certainly! Call us on 01752 345880 office hours, or drop in anytime so we can discuss options.
 
Subject: Enging Tuner || New Question
Sender's Name: martin
Question: i have recently bought a mivec fto which runs well but starts getting shaky through the steering after about 60.i recently had it balanced but still has the problem can you help please ?
Answer: Hi.. not really our field, but I'd recommend having the steering geometry checked in case of tracking faults, then maybe have the wheels balanced again just in case. It wouldn't be the first time I've suffered at the hands of someone who can't actually balance wheels!
 
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