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Got it back noggy S3

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by quattrokid, Jan 7, 2014.

  1. S3_Jacko

    S3_Jacko Well-Known Member

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  3. quattrokid

    quattrokid Active Member

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    Turbo is out ... loads of shaft play so most likely bearing failure

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    Oily residue suggests that its sucking up oil to blow white smoke out the back :)

    Turbo has been sent off to A&E so that should be in the hands of Ben next week for a full strip down and rebuilt with stronger bearings and a totally new internal parts :)


    Well impressed with that picture of your turbo intake ^^^^^

    Looks like a water jet pump on a SeaCat ferry :) lol
     
  4. danger S3

    danger S3 Member

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    nice :w00t:

    I want to get mine looked at as its done 126k miles so im sure it could do with a wee makeover :ermm:

    Who are you getting todo yours?
     
  5. quattrokid

    quattrokid Active Member

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    Ben is doing it for me

    Contact
    The Turbo Unit Limited

    Unit 52 Mill lane
    Fazeley
    B78 3QD

    Tel: +44 (0) 1827 283208
    Mob: 07442495993
    E-mail: theturbounit@hotmail.co.uk
     

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