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As long as the turbo is mounted high enough to be higher than the lowest point of the timing housing that drains back into the crankcase then valve cover or timing cover gravity drain will work. If the turbos are lower than that a pump either electric or mechanical is required. I have twin turbos and mounted my turbos higher than the usual methods in order to use gravity drains. But there is a deal of fabrication and oil tank relocation required.
87 911 Carrera platform
Twin Garrett's, Big Valve, Xtreme Cylinder Heads, JB Racing cylinders and machine work, custom JE pistons, GT2 EVO cams, GT3 oil pump, modified 3.2L intake, 80mm TB, custom Intercooler, equal length headers, DFI, KEP Stage 2 custom twin disc, G50 custom gear set, LSD, Tilton trans pump, Fluidyne cooler
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