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post #1 of 3 Old 01-02-2008, 10:17 PM Thread Starter
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Question need help on turbos

just lost mine tonight do not know what to go with ballbaring or the bd bushing stile do not have a lot of mony but would like to go better than factory i only make 30psi of boost and looking for durability this one i have only made it 120,000 miles and went up in smoke. a misketo foger for sure. any help would be great.
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I would go with either a Garrett or Turbonetics ball bearing. I have the Garrett BB and it pushes enough air to clear up most of the smoke on my truck. Some people have had problems with it surging or leaking oil(wont mention any names), I have never had a problem with mine at all.

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that is what i just orderd is a turbonetics costing $1700. cant wait to get it in and see what it can do. i still cant figer out why mine went out i run sinthetic oil and change it every 10,000 looking at investing in the fs2500 filter system.thanke for the info its hard to find good parts.
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