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JFairman JFairman is offline
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If the blow off valve isn't opening when you let off the gas quickly under full boost acceleration between upshifts the compressor surge pushes the compressor wheel against the thrust bearing hard and tries to reverse the direction the turbo is spinning.
That could cause the shaft to break.
Old 02-27-2014, 04:05 PM
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