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VGT Remove and replace

Does the VGT solenoid have to be in a certain position when replacing. I need help quick on this if possible. Thanks guys!!

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Yes it does. Thanks!!

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usually the valve goes bad for a reason and replacing it will only prolong what really needs to be done which is cleaning or rebuilding your turbo. In case that's not what your doing.

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usually the valve goes bad for a reason and replacing it will only prolong what really needs to be done which is cleaning or rebuilding your turbo. In case that's not what your doing.
Yep. Just rebuilt the turbo. Does anyone know what the torque specs are for the large clamp holding the turbo together?

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How's this? This is from the 03-04 bible, not sure if anything changed.

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Appreciate it. Thanks!

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