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i was reading about the hotshot turbo kit for our 1.6 nissans and was wondering what a recirculating blowoff valve is?? is it like a regular blow off valve or what. and is the waste gate like the waste gate you see on the sr20det motor at please help

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They are refering to the recirculation or blow-off valve.

The wastegate is a seperate peice that regulates boost.

Blow off valves relieve the pressure in the intake when you let off the gas after having been boosting. This extends the life of the turbo.
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