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    turbo fitting equipment help

    I'm having my vxr turbo fitted to my SRI turbo next friday and was wondering what parts im going need to fit it, so far iv'e got down:

    VXR Turbo
    Front Pipe Clamp
    Stud and Nut Kit
    oil fiter + sump washer
    oil return pipe gasket


    what else do i need ?

    cheers

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    A spare turbo when that one goes bang.
    Vxr turbo with 360 bearing and twin oils seals & Evoms dv. Cdti airbox 63mm tophat.Milltex cat back and pre cat.. Regal 245 leh phase 1 ipf remap.Whiteline rarb.

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    oh please don't say that lol

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    I used

    LEH turbo
    manifold gasket
    turbo to precat gasket
    10 x studs
    10 x bolts
    oil restricting bolt
    oil filter
    10w40 oil 5 litres

    I also replaced other banjo bolts and copper washers but these were not essential
    End of an era - She's gone to a good home

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    Drives a 53 plate Arden Blue Zafira A Gsi 2ltr turbo...

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    Quote Originally Posted by m5dkw82 View Post
    I used

    LEH turbo
    manifold gasket
    turbo to precat gasket
    10 x studs
    10 x bolts
    oil restricting bolt
    oil filter
    10w40 oil 5 litres

    I also replaced other banjo bolts and copper washers but these were not essential
    is the turbo to precat gasket essential?

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    Quote Originally Posted by rhys57 View Post
    A spare turbo when that one goes bang.
    lol, you defo aint happy
    I feel the pain

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    Quote Originally Posted by J45e View Post
    is the turbo to precat gasket essential?
    no, some fit well without but have it handy encase yurs dont.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Smoki333 View Post
    lol, you defo aint happy
    I feel the pain

    I know its kak fella.
    Vxr turbo with 360 bearing and twin oils seals & Evoms dv. Cdti airbox 63mm tophat.Milltex cat back and pre cat.. Regal 245 leh phase 1 ipf remap.Whiteline rarb.

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