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Originally Posted by Jim2 View Post
Always a fun topic!

The ball goes under the banjo bolt. The end of the banjo bolt has two slots cut into it which are about .125" wide by .125" high so as to NOT RESTRICT oil flow.
So no spring on top of the ball? It just uses gravity to seal inside the adaptor fitting to prevent oil drain back when no oil pressure?
Not intended to restrict oil flow then? Lots of guys misuse this to provide restriction to oil flow then with other Garret turbos?
This is a confusing topic......
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