Yesterday’s turbo lag was eliminated thanks to years of development and a bit of clever engineering.
Many vehicle owners may not even know if their car or truck is turbocharged.
Find out what went into this twin turbo 370 cid LS engine build.
Rein Turbo Oil Feed Pipes are manufactured with premium ContiTech hoses to help prevent premature failures.
The engine is covered by a nationwide, transferable parts and labor warranty of up to three years or 100,000 miles.
The two most important parameters to look at are the desired boost pressure and actual boost pressure during a test drive.
Whether it’s a diesel or gas engine, the turbocharger will have a wastegate. This video is sponsored by MAHLE.
A turbocharger is a complex unit with precisely matched components.
This video covers the external conditions that can cause this type of damage. Sponsored by TrakMotive.
Sometimes you go through all the documented testing steps for a problem and still can’t find the solution. When this happens, turning to your fellow techs is a great solution.
They are most vulnerable to lubrication-related issues (e.g., poor quality oil, not changing the oil often enough, dirty oil, low oil level or low oil pressure), but turbos can suffer other complications as well.
In this episode, we talk turbochargers and how they are changing maintenance, service, and diagnostics.