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hey guys i love what you all do on this forum ! wow !i have learned so much since joining ,lots of amazing info !

quick question{really just 1 of many to come } -i believe i have a boost leak some where on my 01 excursion {7.3} cause its only poppin 14-15 lbs of boost . i ordered a boost detector and new boots ,but i was wondering if there was any type of sealant that goes on the i\c couplers\boots ? thanx any help would be greatly appreciated ! GOD Bless !
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hey welcome to the forum!

as for the boots needing sealant, no. have you checked your checked your boots yet? they might have just slipped off the tubes.

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Is the Excursion stock or chipped? Stock you wont see much more than 15-18 pounds of boost

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yea i have checked the boots and it is chipped\exhaust \afe stage 2\bigboost also ?????????????????//////

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Still wont see much more than that with a superchips

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Even with a Superchips he should see 20lbs of boost. There is no sealant, although some use hairspray to keep them from popping, just make sure the clamps are good n tight and there are no rips or tears in them.

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thanx for all the help guys , i should have joined this site along time ago !but i just have had so many projects in the past that i dont think i couldve handle another ! i do wanna make my x as fast as possible w\out going to crazy and this site has already helped me so much ! i made my ccv mod last night from Guzzles website just have to install it ! thanx again GOD Bless you all !

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Even with a Superchips he should see 20lbs of boost. There is no sealant, although some use hairspray to keep them from popping, just make sure the clamps are good n tight and there are no rips or tears in them.

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i never did on my old truck with a superchips.

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