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Weird T3 Center Section Break

Old 05-11-2014, 03:48 AM
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Hi everyone, so Ive rebuilt a few turbos but this is a new one to me. While taking off the exhaust turbine housing Ive managed to somehow break a piece off of the center section. I must add this exhaust housing was welded on like no other. But anyway i was wondering if anyone has had this happen before and what they did. Also if i were to continue the rebuild would their be consequences in the future? I just want to know if i turned this turbo into a paper weight, hope that's not the case. Thanks
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Old 05-17-2014, 12:55 AM
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Does anyone have some help full advice?
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Old 05-20-2014, 12:29 PM
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If it can be clocked to someplace that works for you with that bit missing out of the flange - I'd button it up and run it like it is. That flange looks like it's mostly there to anchor the turbine housing.
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