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Letting the engine idle for a bit before switching off

mikeyboy Jun 16, 2013

  1. Gaz!

    Gaz! Member

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    Correct but a turbo that is idling will reduce velocity a lot faster than a turbo that has just come off load and has a high velocity of 80-100k rpm, as it still requires lubrication as it slows.
     
  2. infernalzen

    infernalzen New Member

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    at work when we got new td5 land rovers
    we were told to idle for 2mins the first start of the day, before setting off
    30 secs idle, on next start
    +idle for 30secs, before every shut down
     

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