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Angry 3ldz-hf

Originally Posted by Sam Matthews View Post
I have a problem I installed a rebuilt high performance 3ldz that has had the internals enlarged with newer advanced wheels 61mm after install I had a leak in the center so I removed the turbo and installed a k-27 999 i fired up the car and after a few seconds white billowing smoke i removed the muffler and the center section had blew out lots of oil in the exhaust side and the compressor side. two turbos in a row so. the first turbo I used a custom bracket the second turbo I used the factory bracket I have a v band setup and the stock muffler band after the turbo the only thing I can figure is the clamping forces are flexing the turbo? Would a oil pressure malfunction Has anyone had this problem I have used the k-27 before with no problems. Any suggestions?
I have the same problem on my 3LDZ-HF just came back from upgrade.
I think same guy did rebuild.
How did you fix it??
Old 09-01-2011, 04:41 AM
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