early 99 turbo dusted help! - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
Powerstroke.org is the premier Diesel Truck Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 09-22-2009, 03:32 PM
Powerstroke.org Rookie
 

Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 25
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
early 99 turbo dusted help!

I'm working on my bosses truck and his turbo is dusted, I'm not used to the early 99, and I'm not sure what to replace it with, Please help. I just need the replacement wheel, assuming it is a wicked wheel but not sure????


also do you have to remove the whole turbo on the 99????

please help! thanks in advance.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2  
Old 09-23-2009, 05:54 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 

Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 2,355
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
If the wheel is dusted the turbo should be rebuilt. You can get rebuild kits from a guy on Ebay, or Clay at Riffraff Diesel has good prices on them also. Yes, the early 99 uses the wicked wheel stock, and just like the late turbo you can change the wheel with the turbo in the truck if you want.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #3  
Old 09-23-2009, 07:18 AM
Powerstroke.org Rookie
 

Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 25
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
how do you get the bottom, bolt off? it is really tight and rgiht agianst the head?
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #4  
Old 09-23-2009, 10:07 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 

Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 2,355
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by mustanggt534 View Post
how do you get the bottom, bolt off? it is really tight and rgiht agianst the head?
Can't help there, never had to pull the compressor housing off on mine.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
  #5  
Old 09-23-2009, 10:22 PM
Powerstroke.org Fanatic
 

Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Klamath Falls,Oregon
Posts: 149
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
I would clean the CAC out or something.Course you might dislodge some crap.Either way I would simple green boiling water scrub down on that CAC.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
If you do not want to register, fill this field only and the name will be used as user name for your post.
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -8. The time now is 04:42 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1
Garage Plus, Vendor Tools vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.

vB.Sponsors