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  1. A quick math check for alignment.

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Just need someone to check the math for me as it's been a while since High School. And yes, this really was high school math. I picked up a set of Toe Plates: Longacre Toe Plates 79501 Instead of simply measuring and setting the toe by the difference of the 2 measuring tapes, I want to...
  2. Math help with boost readings

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    :???: :oops: Vag-Com: Block 115 Fields 3 & 4 but…. From the shop manual: " Specified value: 1350 to 1750 mbar Compare actual charge pressure value in display field 4 to specified value in display field 3. Deviation: max. 100 mbar " 1 millibar = 0.0145037738 pounds per square inch So 19.57...
  3. Dyno math info??

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Does anyone knows what is mathematic calculation of ratio crank power v wheel power, spec for 4Mo Tip V6?? saw somewhere that FWD is loosing 10-12% of crank HP, Auto tranny on FWD is adding 10% more(20-22% of loss) and 4WD with Auto tranny can loose +/- 30% in total from crank :???: :cry:
  4. Any Engineers...Need Math Help for Car Protection System...

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Ok, so I bought a motion sensitive ultrasonic cat scarer thingy to keep the cats off of my Passat and I need to know how wide and how tall the motion sensitive area is. It is supposed to project 20 feet out at 80 degrees wide and 12 degrees tall. How wide and tall is that? :bow: Thanks in...
  5. My gas milage chart... any math statistics majors?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Call me a nerd, but I have been keeping all of my gas repeipts for the last few months. I put all the info into an excel spreadsheet to see how much my MPG has actually changed. Driving conditions are about the same for each filling except the 5/26 date which was all highway. Any math majors...
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