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Turbo Shaft Play??
I have another post about possibly cooking my turbo. Anyhow, I went out this morning and took off the intake tube, and got to the impeller, and I have about 1/4 to 3/8s of shaft play (I can pull the impeller about 1/4 the way out when wiggling on it) I think this is very bad, and probably is causing my problem. Blowing blue smoke with black smoke when I get on it, and a big puff of blue smoke when I let off the gas. Does this sound right?? Seems like time for a rebuild or new turbo. Just want your guys opinion. Thanks
2001 Ford F-350 Crew Cab 4X4
7.3L w/Built-up A/T w/billet Torque Conv.
4 inch SkyJacker lift w/35 inch AT's on Weld Wheels
Diablo Sport Predator Programmer
40,60,85, and tires gone!!(100hp)
4inch Farmboy Exhaust (No Muffler ), 10K Mod, Dfuser TC Lock-up Mod,
AIH and EBPV delete, MAP fooler,Glow Shift Gauges (EGT, Boost, Tranny)
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