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Old 07-03-2013, 12:24 AM   #18
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Also it might be they are revving the previous gear to make sure they land in the powerband on the next. I have driven nothing but manuals for all my life. My shift points are wherever i want them .
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Old 07-03-2013, 12:27 AM   #19
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Think of it this way. Torque is instantaneous power. Horsepower is torque over time. It might drop in torque, but there are more instances at higher rpm, and that adds up over time.
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Old 07-03-2013, 12:30 AM   #20
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Cool. Thanks. I guess I need to do that heads/cam project to bump up the hp/tq/compression.
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Old 07-03-2013, 09:35 AM   #21
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There is also a video plugin that i have been meaning to try. It's supposed to let you shoot video with your phone and overlay gauges.
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Old 07-03-2013, 11:11 AM   #22
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Quick video to test the track recorder plugin. There are some hoops to jump through to get the video off of your phone with the gauges overlaid. It wasn't too bad. Follow the directions INCLUDING the reboot.

After that enable wifi sync in Torque Pro and your phone doesn't even have to be connected to the computer to encode your videos.

http://torque-bhp.com/wiki/Exporting_Video

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Old 07-03-2013, 06:13 PM   #23
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Cool video. Gonna have to check out that add on. Do you leave your Bluetooth obd in all the time or do you pull it out afterwards.
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Old 07-03-2013, 07:39 PM   #24
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I always pull it back out.
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Old 07-05-2013, 07:54 PM   #25
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I ran my first log and now I can't find it.
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Old 07-05-2013, 08:50 PM   #26
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It's in your phone's root directory under torquelogs.
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Old 07-05-2013, 09:55 PM   #27
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Found it. My phone won't open them up so I will try to open them on my laptop or tablet.
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Old 07-05-2013, 10:15 PM   #28
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Yeah, you have to use excel or similar.
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Old 07-09-2013, 03:53 PM   #29
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ok there are a bunch of different ELM327 which one is the better one?
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Old 07-09-2013, 03:56 PM   #30
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I bought the BAFX ELM327 from Amazon. I can't attest as to whether it's better than the others, but it does work in my car. I have seen others post that there are some smaller versions with on/off switches.
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Old 07-09-2013, 03:59 PM   #31
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Wonder how accurate the boost is for FI setups?
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Old 07-09-2013, 04:08 PM   #32
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I can't remember if that parameter lights up or not. I want to say it doesn't, but I'm not sure about that. I think that parameter may only be for factory turbo engines.
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It reads manifold vacuum and also goes into the plus side too
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Old 07-09-2013, 05:04 PM   #34
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Oh... yeah, the MAP readings should be pretty accurate. I can't say that I have analyzed them much. The readout for MAP definitely APPEARS to be accurate.
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