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Old 06-16-2012, 04:15 PM   #71
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OUCH!! damn i remember rocco burning up his first turbo too. what kind was on the car when he sold it to you?
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Old 06-16-2012, 05:21 PM   #72
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Wow guess ill know to stay away from comp. Right now I'm running precision billet wheeled
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Old 06-16-2012, 05:26 PM   #73
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Hey buddy, I sent you an email to your Yahoo! Account. From Tial , with all the spring colors . Just take the top off and see what color is in it. Iirc, its the 11 psi spring. Buy not absolutely sure.
If its 11 then he shouldn't be able to run 18 psi in the video wich is why it was surging.
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Old 06-17-2012, 01:54 AM   #74
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If its 11 then he shouldn't be able to run 18 psi in the video wich is why it was surging.
I believe with a ebc , you can double the wg spring pressure
. The controller sends the pressure to the wg at a lower psi. So litterly fooling the spring. Some one correct me if I am wrong.
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Old 06-17-2012, 03:12 PM   #75
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No you are correct. I just clarified with tom this morning bout the wg spring
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Old 06-19-2012, 06:48 PM   #76
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Old 06-19-2012, 08:17 PM   #77
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...brings back bad memories of oil leaks with my old comp.
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Old 06-19-2012, 08:29 PM   #78
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What I find odd is you cannot find any WET oil even on the out side of the turbo , for it to be smoking you should be seeing some wet oil in the turbo on one side

Intake side would be wet in all the piping , Exh side the exducer should be wet some as well as the down pipe

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Old 06-19-2012, 08:56 PM   #79
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Have you drove the car any sense the smoke VID to the showing turbo VID ?

Do you see any oil in the down pipe , have you done a compression test ?

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