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Old 05-25-2005, 11:49 PM   #1
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cheap turbo header

This is what happens when you have a cheap turbo header


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Old 05-26-2005, 12:39 AM   #2
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looks like the metal was too thin and that the weld may have gotten too hot during assembly.
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Old 05-26-2005, 04:24 AM   #3
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no actually.....that looks like, the UBER SUXOR! AND THE OWNT!
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Old 05-26-2005, 05:21 AM   #4
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Unhappy yikes!

that's brutual. is there a warranty on it? how old was it? how many miles?
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Old 05-26-2005, 07:44 AM   #5
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Just goes to show that cheap and turbo dont go togather

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Old 05-26-2005, 11:45 AM   #6
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Doesn't look like there is any type of extra support to handle the weight of the turbo. Correct me if I am wrong, but it looks like they just cut off the cat flange and welded on the turbo flange and called it good. Plus that metal is really thin stuff!
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what the heck did that sound like when it went?
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probably a loud clank along with an OH WHAT THE F#@K WAS THAT!!!!
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where did you buy that turbo header? that style though DEF. needs a support bracket to handle the added weight of a turbo
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