The mountune Uprated Turbo Re-Circulating Valve is a direct replacement for the OE component.
Machined from solid aluminium with a piston-type design (compared to the OE diaphragm) the more robust design and material are suitable for vehicles in advanced state of tune.
A diaphragm-design recirculation valve could function less effectively when the pressure differential across the turbocharger compressor housing is increased above the original operating conditions. This can cause the valve to open prematurely, leading to possible turbocharger damage due to increased turbo shaft speed.
mountune's engineers have designed an uprated, more robust valve that features a metal piston and rubber sealing system. This design also features an uprated spring that improves sealing pressure, which allows the valve to remain closed under high pressure conditions.
This product is compatible with mk2 Focus RS and Mk3 Focus ST models.
Please note: the price shown for this product includes installation* at mountune HQ in Hutton, Essex and is not transferrable to any other Ford dealer or installer.
Please specify your preferred installation date in the 'notes' section when checking-out; our workshop team will then contact you back to confirm this date. If we can't accommodate your preferred choice, the team will discuss with you other available dates, that are still acceptable to you.
*subject to availability. Lead times may vary. Contact us for more information.