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    Manifold Blowing maybe?

    Hi, ive been told my manifold maybe blowing, is there anyway i can test to see if it is? Thanks Dean
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    Get a piece of hose and stick it to your ear (not in your ear PMSL) then put the other end to the manifold and if you feel / hear air blowing into your ear you know it's blowing out of the manifold where the other end of the pipe is...

    You sure it's not your pre-cat to turbo joint??
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    im not sure yet, it still goes ok so im hoping its ok, ill give it a proper check tomoz, but if its the precat to turbo joint ill just send it back to powerflow
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    When mine was cracked i could see black soot around the head where it was blowing

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    Oh yeah that too ^^ bit awkward on the manifold though!!
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    test the manifold bolts to see if any have come loose. tis a common problem!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jonesy View Post
    test the manifold bolts to see if any have come loose. tis a common problem!

    While your tatting with the bolts put a VXR turbo on too
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    thanks for the advice, and way ahead of you! vxr turbo already on lmao
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    Quote Originally Posted by Narbar_123 View Post
    thanks for the advice, and way ahead of you! vxr turbo already on lmao

    LOL, good stuff well did you have all new studs and gaskets etc put on when it was done??
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