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EBP seems high

Not sure if it's normal or not, but at idle and 0 boost, EBP is showing 2 psi. Cruising at 50 mph or so, boost is showing 3-4 psi and EBP is 15-16 psi. Does this seem high or is it normal? If it is high, what does a high EBP reading mean?

I am reading this from my insight CS

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EBP must always be higher than boost to promote positive EGR flow, otherwise boost will flow into the exhaust and cause all kinds of strange sounds.

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Gotcha, the 15psi at only 3 psi of boost had me concerned a bit.

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Re: EBP seems high

Mine is around or slightly over 2:1 cruising, egr deleted.

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Your EBP is reasonable, but it depends on what tune you may be running, engine load and the subsequent vane position.

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