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    manifold help

    can anyone tell me how difficult it is to fit my existing turbo to a new second hand manifold.

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    its very easy mate, 3 bolts to memory
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    I heard that those 3 bolts can be a bugger to get off though.

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    Easy job mate! I have an old turbo with manifold if you want the mani off it?? No cracks!

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    might give it a go then as a garage quoted me close £100
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    do ineed to take the whole thing off i.e turbo and exhaust manifold, or is it possible to just unbolt manifold and then bolt new one on
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    Quote Originally Posted by EVO View Post
    do ineed to take the whole thing off i.e turbo and exhaust manifold, or is it possible to just unbolt manifold and then bolt new one on
    yes mate you do

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    Quote Originally Posted by EVO View Post
    do ineed to take the whole thing off i.e turbo and exhaust manifold, or is it possible to just unbolt manifold and then bolt new one on

    Yes you do, £100 is not that bad to do that job.

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    IMO if they are going to charge you £100 to fit it, I would let them. It is only 2 hours labour, which seems fair.

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    its 4 bolts.

    If you slip and round 1, dremel needs to come out, hammer and a chizel lol

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