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I took my 04 to Ford today because of loss of power. They think my Turbo is shot.I installed a Trueflow XDI intake 1 month ago, could that have damaged my turbo? Ford wants me to bring my factory airbox tommorow AM so they can put it on and see what happens.
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not shure as long as nothing ot in there i dont think it would but here a

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I took my 04 to Ford today because of loss of power. They think my Turbo is shot.I installed a Trueflow XDI intake 1 month ago, could that have damaged my turbo? Ford wants me to bring my factory airbox tommorow AM so they can put it on and see what happens.
I have an 04 turbo for sale if you need one and aren't under warranty.

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How much for the turbo? I just rolled 100,000K.Go figure!! How many miles are on it?
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How much for the turbo? I just rolled 100,000K.Go figure!! How many miles are on it?
$450 + shipping. Lists for $1200 new. Has 10k on it. I made the dealership replace it when I had the head gaskets done.

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Sorry to get of subject but dhanna6powerstroke, did that 03 turbo swap make that much of a difference and would you do it again?
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Sorry to get of subject but dhanna6powerstroke, did that 03 turbo swap make that much of a difference and would you do it again?
Spools quicker and EGT's are about 100-150 degrees cooler. Mainly did it for the whistle. Would do it again in a second.

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Do you still have that turbo, you wouldnt believe it but my 04 just did the same ^$&^( thing and the same miles, 101k.

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