Turbos

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Turbos

Postby AUSVR4 on Tue Sep 02, 2003 3:37 am

make sure that u use the right copper washers when removing and replacing a turbo. i know it seems straight foreward but u may find like me that u go to a well known and trusted workshop and get what u think are the right washers only to have them slightly different. DONT just try and fudge it with the ones u were given. when dealing with turbos there are no second chances.
if all else fails take it to get it done professionally

also it is a good idea to have the lines pressure tested for leaks if using old lines as the metal (obviously being heated and cooled many times) does tend to become brittle.

my 2 cents, hope these tips are useful to some people.
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Postby BIG DAN on Tue Sep 02, 2003 8:08 pm

oh crap better go run down to the copper shop and get new washes dan thanks dude
im out at the hardware be back soon
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