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Old 02-13-2013, 03:16 PM   #1
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Top Speed Turbo Warning

I just want everyone to know that I bought a Top Speed Turbo Kit

Brand new and the turbo is blowing oil by the seals out the exhaust.

This is most likely because the Top Speed Kit sets the turbo too LOW

And does not allow for adequate oil drain. The Turbo sits 1-2 inches above the pan. Try and get a good drain from that!

I have tried calling top speed several times over the last year and NO ONE ANSWERS THE PHONE OR CALLS YOU BACK!

DO NOT BUY A TURBO KIT FROM TOP SPEED!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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Old 02-13-2013, 04:38 PM   #2
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you might want to post this on their facebook page as well as focaljet.com, they are a sponsor over there and im sure they would take notice
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Old 02-13-2013, 04:52 PM   #3
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Wtf weird.... I've never heard of that from them.... Got a pic of placement?


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Old 02-13-2013, 05:52 PM   #4
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yeah I want to see placement
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Are you running any kind of oil restictor? that's my setup above and i have had no issues.
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What turbo are you running? Also there is a possibility that it was just a bad seal on the turbo from the manufacture.
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curious what restrictor has been used. and the angle of the drain.
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That drain looks fine to me. I expect it has more to do with the oil restrictor sizing, the turbo seals, or possibly the oil weight.
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drain looks fine. restrictor size?
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