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Old 11-08-2006, 12:52 AM   #21
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Default autocad is so much fun

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Old 11-08-2006, 08:19 AM   #22
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Jay, $20 to balance four injectors? How'd you score a deal like that?
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Old 11-08-2006, 09:17 AM   #23
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Check your yellow pages for a Parker fitting store. Take the turbo there. They can make you an SS line for your oil fittings or at least get you the right ends.

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Originally Posted by Atlanta93LE View Post
Just thought I would share with everybody my accumulated parts thus far:

The manifold, downpipe, and turbo arrived today!

I have a concern about the has a touch of side-to-side shaft play, which I hear is a bit normal for MHI turbos (this is a small 16g), but it also "whirs" a bit when spun. A high-pitched whir. And occasionally you can hear a tiny bit of a grinding sound when you spin the shaft. Maybe I'm just paranoid. I'm trying to decide if I should rebuild it or not.

But huh?

Total spent so far: $634, including shipping, for turbo, manifold, downpipe, injectors, fuel pump, AFPR.

I'm sure somebody has already said it, but if your paranoid, rebuild it

theres a couple of threads about how to do it, and apparently its not that hard:
T25 rebuild

pics are great
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