Fault Finder

There are three main reasons for turbo failure:-

Lack of lubricant

Ingestion of foreign objects

Contamination of lubricant

These problems must be addressed before the fitting of a replacement turbo.
All repairs carry a full 12-month warranty as with all new turbochargers.

Turbine Shaft & Wheel - Severe Oil Contamination 1
Technical Articles - Turbo Faults
Lewis Fairburn

Turbine Shaft & Wheel – Severe Oil Contamination

Turbine Shaft & Wheel – Severe Oil Contamination In this example, you can see a turbine shaft and wheel that’s been damaged due to severe oil contamination – notice the built up oil coating both the wheel and the shaft, and the damaged blades on the wheel. On the shaft itself, you can also see

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