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Posted by JB [Email] (more from JB) on Tue, 2 Feb 2016 06:21:10
Just got the car, dropped $1200 on the nav...now I think I blew the turbo.
History: I have had the car 2 months, showing it off to friends, I did 4 0-60 hard launches, car was not totally cold, but could have been warmer, and I foolishly put it away without idling it for 30 seconds. About a week later, I notice oil drops in the garage, look under it and oil coming from the airways after the turbo. I had my indy look at it, he cleaned out the oil from the airways, and noticed that the engine oil had been OVERFILLED by a quart (I should have noticed this).
Any chance I just "one time" blew through the oil seals?
Are there any logical turbo upgrades to choose instead of stock? I don't want to mess with the engine management, just the turbo.
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Posts in this Thread:
- Turbo Blown, JB, Tue, 2 Feb 2016 06:21:10 <-- Viewing This Message
- Re: Turbo Blown, JB, Fri, 19 Aug 2016 11:11:13
- Re: Turbo Blown, JB, Wed, 17 Feb 2016 10:08:31
- Re: Turbo Blown, AdamSAAB2kAero , Thu, 4 Feb 2016 16:27:49
- Re: Turbo Blown, JB, Mon, 8 Feb 2016 11:08:35
- OK, AdamSAAB2kAero , Mon, 8 Feb 2016 16:45:40
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