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Dead Turbo :(

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by nevermore1983, Jul 16, 2014.

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    [Jul 16, 2014]
    finally got around to taking my turbo off witch is no easy job to do on drive way and found the hot side was full of cracks my plan was for a rebuild but i dont no what i can do now what what options do i have i guess new turbo. i decided i want to stay away from second hand stuff.


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    New turbo is the best option, try to go for something OE.

    It would be better to buy an undamaged/cracked OE turbo and have it rebuilt than an aftermarket unit.

    Beachbuggy is your man.
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    i sent a msg to Beachbuggy on Facebook and my other half left him one on phone i no he a busy guy so just going to wait to see what he says my plan was to get the rebuild with new CHAR off him look like going to have to save up a bit more.
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    [Jul 17, 2014]
    Can I suggest Ben @ The Turbo Unit

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    He rebuilt my S3 turbo for me, well known in the Audi RS circles :)
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