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Old 05-09-2010, 12:03 AM   #1
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I decided to just put this here and not in my thread so it will be quick. How do you know if you need to put a new oil seal in a turbo. I was told by the seller it might, but he didnt really know. the turbo looks great spins free no damage. I really dont want to rebuild just for a seal. Is there any way to know without the turbo on car?


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Old 05-09-2010, 12:06 AM   #2
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Really need to be on the car, sometimes there is a little residue left inside the compressor housing if you take it apart.
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ok i may see if i can get a friend to put it on his car. i may take it apart but dont really want to. if ti good i going to use it, but if not i may get a turbonetics from a local member (jason pitchblack) and rebuild that

there is oil on out-side but it may just be where the lines were taken off lol.

ok well i will see. thanks

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Are you talking about two different turbo's? Cause i know for a fact mine needs new seals.
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^^ya jason i have a turbo in my garage already. i am going to use it if it good, but if it needs to be rebuilt i am going to rebuild urs lol
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oooo I gotcha.
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