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03-07-2013 01:00 PM
starfuryt550
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Originally Posted by ZXthrizzle05 View Post
I answered his PM thank Andrei for referring me
I figured you'd know, haha! Welcome!
03-05-2013 11:29 PM
ZXthrizzle05 I answered his PM thank Andrei for referring me
03-05-2013 11:45 AM
starfuryt550 You always need a restrictor.

The size is slightly different between ball bearing and journal bearing.

Ask zxthrizzle for the size of he knows.
03-03-2013 03:13 PM
700whpfocus I have A GT 3582R DUAL BALL BEARING URBO. DO I NEED A RESTRICTOR? WHAT SIZE? ITS ON A ZETEC
02-26-2013 11:09 PM
VenomRogue I ran a Precision Turbo with a journal bearing with top speeds kit, with no restrictor, and never had a problem.

I do agree on their communication problems though.
02-24-2013 10:40 PM
darkknight9
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Originally Posted by K Dog View Post
...or every time it would blow oil past the seals and smoke like cheech and chong.
That should go on a tshirt. Awesome.
02-23-2013 11:00 PM
ZXthrizzle05 did you get a .065 size
02-15-2013 10:08 PM
J0EC00L Its a Garrett T - Series. It has journal bearings

The restrictor fixed the issue, but if the drain was at adequate height I believe you wouldn't need to restrict it. And according to Garrett restrictor is the last resort.
02-15-2013 09:28 PM
AcIdBuRn02ZTS Not a problem on topspeed's part... other then they didn't include an oil restrictor which is kinda odd...

What turbo are you running?

This is what I ran with my gt3071r and never had an issue (its sized at .035" - 3/16 is going to be too large still)
http://www.atpturbo.com/mm5/merchant..._Code=ATP-OIL1

Its HIGHLY suggested that you run a restrictor... you may have already destroyed the oil seals.

I also suggest you post up on focaljet and see if you get a responce from them over there.

-Chris
02-15-2013 02:28 PM
J0EC00L My drain looks very similar to "cwczx3"

I have no restrictor yet. I have a -4an feed and -10AN drain

I ordered a custom fitting from Nitrous express - its 4an and will accept nitrous jets so I can try some different size restrictions.

4an is 1/4"

I will try a 3/16" first then go down if necessary.

Top Speed still does not call anyone back or answer the phone. Even if this is not their issue.

Joe
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