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Originally Posted by Ken911 View Post
make sure the inside of the tube is cleaned real well slag can form during welding then break loose while the engine is running and trash the turbo.
Thanks Ken. I had an aircraft exhaust fabricator (extremely anal, expensive and good!) handle the repair. Turns out someone at GHL may have had a hangover- they missed about 1" of weld on a seam so it was a manufacturing defect. He checked for slag then pressure tested both sides. I installed today and am back in business! Blew the doors off a Vette steadily pulling 0.9 bar the whole time.
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