No one knows boost better than Turbosmart, which makes their world first Smart Port BOV for Ford’s 2015 – current 2.7L & 3.5L Ecoboost F150 all the more exciting.
Turbosmart Smart Port Technology:
Turbosmart’s new piston manufacturing process utilizes specialized alloys and coatings, which mean a lighter, faster moving piston, for razor sharp valve response. Use of a soft spring in the body of the BOV also helps speed up valve response, and reduces compressor surge. While the spring on the smart trumpet prevents premature venting of boost. These new technologies result in quicker turbo spool-up and better performance on modern drive-by-wire vehicles like the F150.
In testing Turbosmart has seen this new valve: