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      12-03-2011, 01:36 AM   #24
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Originally Posted by THE TECH View Post
I'm leaving it in on mine. Love that sound!
+1

I had it off for awhile.. Definitely makes the cold starts much more smooth..

The pump is there simply to warm the cats for emissions reasons, because the precious metals inside do not catalyze the exhaust gases (reducing emissions) until the cats reach operating temperature.

I guess leaving it on makes up for my de-catted turbo 7 series
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