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JFairman JFairman is offline
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Originally Posted by fredmeister View Post
how do you know it is a k27S? Since the ID plate says k27 only.
Also, people mention k27-7200 and k27HFS alot on the forum but not alot of mention of k27S, how does someone know the difference visually between these units?

The compressor wheel inducer blades are visibly different from the "HFS". That one looks like a UMW "S" from the pictures I've seen.

Other than that you can take his word for it.
The dab of green paint on the compressor wheel nut is the same color UMW uses so it looks like it was rebuilt there.
Old 11-04-2009, 12:28 PM
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