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    Identifying a VXR turbo

    How can you tell the difference between a standard Z20LET turbo and the VXR unit?
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    if it is a new vxr turbo the actuator should have a yellow sticker with dz on it
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    the turbo outlet to the ic will be ribbed also, rather than being smooth.
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    it will have a pink tag on the compressor wheel. its just visible if you look from the driverside wing when fitted to a car.

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    look at the bottom of the turbos
    the Z20LET one is turbo outlet is smooth
    the VXR one has groves in it

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    dont worrie mate i sold you a let one
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    Quote Originally Posted by wayneGSI View Post
    dont worrie mate i sold you a let one
    Na, not on about the one you sold me buddy

    Thanks for the help, that's just confirmed it's a VXR turbo fitted to my other engine
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