Turbo Overboost And/Or Wastegate Not Opening

Turbo Control Valve (TCV) is a solenoid component that can be found in a Volvo Turbo setup. This solenoid electrical valve works by controlling the waste gate through the signals received from ECU. In most tuning, TCV will be calibrated for a smooth boost behavior to obtain a flat and wider torque curve. As we [...]

By | July 19th, 2015|Automotive, cars, tutorial|0 Comments

Cleaning a Mass Air Flow (MAF) Sensor

You can clean your Mass Air Flow (MAF) sensor when it's dirty than replacing this SGD $250 part. This will likely costs more when you have it done at dealership. Cleaning it is real quick and easy! CRC Intake Cleaner   MAF Sensor Cleaning Credits: Family Handyman   Spray about 3 [...]

By | July 14th, 2015|Automotive, cars, tutorial|0 Comments

How to Install a MAF Sensor on a Volvo S60 V70 P2 (T5 / R)

Current generations of engines are monitored with such precision thanks for the advancement of modern engine technology. In such, modern engines have adopted using the Mass Air Flow sensor (MAF) to monitor the mass flowrate of air entering the internal combustion engine. The air mass information is necessary to feed the onboard computer, specifically the [...]

By | July 14th, 2015|Automotive, cars, tutorial|0 Comments