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    what are the common causes of turbo failure on 1.8t?

    what are the common causes of turbo failure on 1.8t?

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    Sh!t turbos mainly
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    what are the common causes of turbo failure on 1.8t?

    Crap or low oil level I wouldn't help, as well as giving them grief from cold.

    Audi s3 goodwood green, BAM, n249 delete, 80mm TIP, s2000 air-filter, new turbo, ap coil overs, lots of poly bushes, 15mm spacers all round rolling on 18'' RSTT's

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    Heat i would say is the main enemy, obviously oil starvation kills them immediately ,, oh and what prawn said...

 

 

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