unison ring on a 03 turbo - Ford Powerstroke Diesel Forum
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 7 Old 03-26-2012, 04:20 AM Thread Starter
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: hanover, md
Posts: 390
Thanks: 1
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 2 reviews
unison ring on a 03 turbo

has anyone ever heard of a unison ring breaking or know what causes it. i picked up a used 03 turbo and when i pulled it apart to check it out and clean the ring was broken. any help would b great. i can get another one but want to make sure the turbo is worth putting the money into
jherbie28 is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 7 Old 03-26-2012, 08:59 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
smokersteve's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: California
Posts: 4,337
Thanks: 0
Thanked 7 Times in 7 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 19 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
Yes they sometimes brake

Here are some re-build kits.

Here is a kit to "re-install" the trubo on the engine. 3C3Z 9T514 AD / 1840053C96
Riffraff Diesel: Ford 6.0L Turbo Reinstall Kit

Reconditioning kit. 4C4Z 9V424 AA / 1870713C91
Riffraff Diesel: Garrett 6.0L VGT Turbo Rebuild Kit

Usion ring. 3C3Z 6C885 A
Riffraff Diesel: Ford 6.0L VGT Turbo Unison Ring

all turbo parts.
G-Pop Shop :: Garrett Rebuild Kit for Ford 6.0L Powerstroke |

If you search the part numbers you many find the kits cheaper, but riffraff has been known to have the cheapest price.


New turbo.
$856 2003
http://www.turbokits.com/Ford/F-Seri...nt_Turbo/1016/
$890 2003
http://store03.prostores.com/servlet...oke-6.0/Detail

13Q Trans Fluid Flush
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

FICM Testing Videos
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Last edited by smokersteve; 03-26-2012 at 09:14 AM.
smokersteve is offline  
post #3 of 7 Old 03-26-2012, 10:26 AM Thread Starter
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: hanover, md
Posts: 390
Thanks: 1
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 2 reviews
do you know what the blue o-ring is in the re-install kit? i have the 2 new o-rings for the oil drain. thanks for the links man very helpfull

do you know why they break?
jherbie28 is offline  
post #4 of 7 Old 03-26-2012, 10:41 AM
Compression Ignition Addict
 
smokersteve's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Location: California
Posts: 4,337
Thanks: 0
Thanked 7 Times in 7 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 19 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 0 reviews
it is the oil feed o-ring to the oil cooler housing. i think.

They crack from heat.

13Q Trans Fluid Flush
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

FICM Testing Videos
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
smokersteve is offline  
post #5 of 7 Old 03-26-2012, 03:52 PM
Powerstroke Techie

 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: South Fayette/Pittsburgh PA
Posts: 5,825
Thanks: 33
Thanked 143 Times in 129 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 13 Post(s)
Garage
Feedback Score: 4 reviews
I actually have snagged a few unison rings off ebay. The one in my truck is brand new and I won it for $28

Also got a very lightly used one (no wear at all in the cam slot) for $20, it's in my 03 turbo

-Matt

Ford Senior Master Tech
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


2015 F-250 XLT 6.7L

2006 F-250 6.0L SOLD
sinner6.0L is offline  
post #6 of 7 Old 03-26-2012, 05:42 PM Thread Starter
Compression Ignition Addict
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: hanover, md
Posts: 390
Thanks: 1
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Feedback Score: 2 reviews
Quote:
Originally Posted by sinner6.0L View Post
I actually have snagged a few unison rings off ebay. The one in my truck is brand new and I won it for $28

Also got a very lightly used one (no wear at all in the cam slot) for $20, it's in my 03 turbo
are you offering it to me for $20 if you are ill take it and return the one i paid $134 today.
jherbie28 is offline  
post #7 of 7 Old 03-26-2012, 05:50 PM
Powerstroke Techie

 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: South Fayette/Pittsburgh PA
Posts: 5,825
Thanks: 33
Thanked 143 Times in 129 Posts
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 13 Post(s)
Garage
Feedback Score: 4 reviews
no sorry. should have said "i also bought a very lightly used one off ebay for $20"
sinner6.0L is offline  
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:
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:
OR

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
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



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

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome