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Need help identifying turbo

Discussion in 'A3/S3 Forum (8L Chassis)' started by mk1kid, Oct 21, 2012.

  1. mk1kid
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    Hi got a cracked exhaust manifold so took it off yesterday but has had a smaller flange welded on and can't find any info on turbo unit on the blue tag it says
    spec vu6b
    Serial number rh0613021654
    Parts number 142047
    it says ihi Japan on it
    any help very greatfull
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  2. phil miller
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    post a pic of the turbo and mani, also post up the spec and history of the car, that might help us dude
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    Well from having a Google earlier it appears as though the Serial No. may have incorrect parts to it. I did find a mention of an IHI turbo with serial no. beginning RHC61 on a fellas eBay Feedback page (LINK)

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    From that it's possible it has Jap origins, though not 100% on that
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