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post #1 of 2 Old 09-11-2009, 10:52 AM Thread Starter
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Turbo going, going,...

So I'm pretty sure that my turbo is on it's way out the door because when i start working the truck hard the turbo makes a noise as if it is filled with glass when it begins to boost up. when it cools down it is fine though. Turbo? If so, is the gtp38r a direct drop in? how difficult is it to get to the bolts holding the turbo in?

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It's very easy to get the turbo out. Takes me like 30 minutes.

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