RE: [DMCForum] Turbo.
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RE: [DMCForum] Turbo.

Collapsing an air filter by the turbo(s) over spooling and sucking it in.  I
have seen it happen in other applications.

Looks like you have it sorted.  Drive happy. :)


-----Original Message-----
From: DMCForum@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:DMCForum@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx] On Behalf
Of Martin Gutkowski - DMC Ltd
Sent: Sunday, April 23, 2006 7:12 AM
To: DMCForum@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Subject: Re: [DMCForum] Turbo.

Well that's exactly what the wastegate's for in the first place, so 
holding it open manually should prevent the turbine doing much at all. 
Collapsing the air filter?!

It'd be a frustratingly short journey on a trailer :-)


timnagin wrote:

>Any risk of over-spooling and damaging the impeller, bearings, or starving
>for oil?  Any risk of sucking anything in, like collapsing an air filter,
>blowing out on anything that could be damaged?
>Perhaps you should trailer the car instead of risking anything.

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