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post #681 of 703 Old 2nd May 2019, 05:25 PM Thread Starter
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Sophie are you still around?

This area has gone dark - just wondering if you received my V1 solenoids...

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Yes, I am still very much around. Just messaged you. Will get the v2 ones shipped out before the weekend.
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quick question guys, just picked up 4 of these from the Lefong store..do i need to purchase some o rings or anything like that?
I do think that sticking with the o-rings that come with the package should be fine. Sorry for the late reply.
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Hi Sophie!

Can you tell me if asexpect2018 sells the genuine version 2 of the solenoid? I found this post a bit late:P
No, he does not. There is no seller other than me having the legit version 2 solenoids.
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post #684 of 703 Old 3rd May 2019, 04:16 AM
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Yes, I am still very much around. Just messaged you. Will get the v2 ones shipped out before the weekend.
Thanks Sophie, much appreciated and no rush!
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post #686 of 703 Old 19th May 2019, 11:50 PM
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Before swap

After swap

Two vanos bleeds probably need to run again.
are these from Sophie?

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are these from Sophie?

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Yes v2. Definitely can feel a difference and so much less noise. Although I was running 126k original black solenoids
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Your before swap pic shows 0.9
After swap shows 0.7

Was that truly the case for did you get it mixed up when posting on here?

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Your before swap pic shows 0.9
After swap shows 0.7

Was that truly the case for did you get it mixed up when posting on here?

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Nope 0.9 before 0.7 after
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Nope 0.9 before 0.7 after
So what gives? Why are Sophie's vanos solenoids not working as they should?

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