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Old 11-11-2005, 07:11 PM   #1
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exhaust out the tb

I'm just finishing a turbo install but can't get the car to start. It turns over but not all the way. When we try to start the car exhaust comes out the throttle body with a little fire too. What could make this happen?


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Old 11-11-2005, 07:59 PM   #2
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Sounds like your cams are out of time...like the intake valves are opening while the piston is still in the exhaust stroke.
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Old 11-11-2005, 11:40 PM   #3
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We misreead the haynes manual instrruction for getting cyl#1 to tdc so we had cly#4at td but we fixed that and got it started thanks for the help.
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Old 11-13-2005, 01:21 AM   #4
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Yep, spot on advice...Glad to see you found it...So, How does she run??
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Old 11-13-2005, 01:54 AM   #5
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runs good it's not getting tuned until next friday so it hasn't even left the garage but zi'll post dynos a pics after it's done. Thanks for the help.
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Is'nt amazing what following direction can do for you glad to hear you fixed your problem.
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Old 11-13-2005, 12:51 PM   #8
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I just wish I had a better idea for what I was doing. I can't figure out where to run the vacume/boost lines for the wastegate or bov.
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