RE: [DML] BAE Turbo Documentation
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RE: [DML] BAE Turbo Documentation



That turbo timer reminds me of the one that is on all the EMD locomotives.
If you shut down the prime mover (the diesel engine) there is a turbo lube
pump that runs for about an hour to run oil thru the turbo to cool it down.
Granted, you don?t often shut down a locomotive, but when you do, I don?t
think they want the turbo to seize up either.

Emory Lehman
(Locomotive Engineer)


> -----Original Message-----
> From: dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf
> Of captain_hydrogen
> Sent: Tuesday, April 04, 2006 9:09 AM
> To: dmcnews@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Subject: Re: [DML] BAE Turbo Documentation
> 
> Bruce is right on about the timing and the coking.
> 
> I drove a DeLorean with a BAE kit and it to didn't seem to be
> spooling up. As it turns out, it had never been rebuilt and was
> probably long overdue. With that in mind, I have heard that the Rajay
> turbos are difficult or troublesome to rebuild, but I cannot comment
> from personal experience.
> 
> When you have the turbo off the car, take pictures and measurements
> of it and post the info here.
> 
> When you take your turbo to your local specialist, ask them if there
> is a modern turbo that will work for this application. If you can
> find one with the same turbo manifold flange size, then you will save
> yourself a lot of headache. Here is the link to the Rajay section of
> Turbonetics web site (http://www.turboneticsinc.com/turbo_rajay.htm).
> 
> Whether you replace or rebuild your turbo, consider installing a
> Turbo Timer (http://www.apexi-usa.com/product_electronics_detail.asp?
> id=8&pageNum==1) or a Turbo After-Oiler
> (http://www.accusump.com/acc_products/acc_turboiler.htm)
> 
> Good luck,
> Ben Ferguson
> Arizona DeLorean Club, Car Cruise Director - VIN 10365
> 

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