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Ko3 Hybrid info

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by joebickerton89, Feb 2, 2013.

  1. joebickerton89
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    hi all done some research but dont seem to of found any information that helped me so thought i would ask the people who know :p basically seen a k03 turbo with k04 internals just wondering if there's any downside's to this type of turbo? housing cracking etc? or if its a good thing to go with providing its not knackered etc? thanks
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    made by whome? Std K04 internals inside?
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    does'nt help answer anything does it.. fitted it for 50miles then decided to sell car... Seriously? do people actually do that?
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    That looks dodgey. Contact beach buggy on here. He makes some great hybrids :) I'm hopefully going for one this year when bill does my rods, all in one is probably best.
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    i can only tell you what that tells me. who knows could of fitted it then crashed or anything really.
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    ok thanks mate il give him a pm
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    thats looks like a cheap chineese copy k04-001 or a chineese copy k03's by the looks of it? i have a dead one in my garage that i just took off a mates A3 with a snapped shaft? I built him a decent hybrid k03 using genuine parts to replace it as it only lasted 2 months......
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    Joe mate, stop being a stinge and looking for a life changing bargain. If you want this build to work you need the best turbo you can afford; it's what provides the power.

    Talk to Dan and do what he says, then your car will be great.
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    i second this, check my build thread. for pictures and results.
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    lol im not looking for a life changing bargain haha. just saw this and asked afew questions
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