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Subject: Enging Tuner || New Question
Sender's Name: Sim
Question: Hello. I have a Punto 1.4 GT Turbo. The car has been sat for one month without being ran. Drove it after the month and alot of smoke was being pumped out of the exhaust on de-acceleration and on idle. Took the turbo off and the seals were knackered. Had it recon and have fitted it back to my car. It has now been a further 2 months of the car sitting not started since I took the turbo off to be recon. Now the turbo has been refitted, I\'m getting blue smoke only on idle. What is causing this smoke?? I\'ve had borres hoaned, new piston rings and oil stem seals fitted 8 months ago and did not smoke after work was done. Thanks
Answer: I'd take it for a run first, just in case you've got oil floating about in the intercooler or exhaust system?
 
Subject: Enging Tuner || New Question
Sender's Name: Daniel Stephens
Question: hello i have got a fiesta rs turbo and have bought a t3 turbo to fit to my fiesta but need the conversion plate to make it fit properly. do you supply this plate or know where i could get it from thanks daniel
Answer: Hi Daniel - All the ones I have seen use an RS turbo manifold, which shouldn't be too hard to get hold of. Try ebay?
 
Subject: Enging Tuner || New Question
Sender's Name: lea hadland
Question: hi agen thanks for the advice on the 4wd conversion. i was also wondering if you can give me a rough price on geting my 1.8 mk1 clio (1991)(j) turboed i have had a garage up north quote me and say there the only place that can do it.as i live in torpoint in cornwall i am alot closer to you and i would rather a local company did it. please get back to me asap. thanks agen lea
Answer: Hi Lea - We'd be happy to do it for you, but can't supply a kit. Would they sell you the parts?
 
Subject: Enging Tuner || New Question
Sender's Name: Pete
Question: hi alan, Il be in for mapping of an apexi ecu on my 98 uk impreza version 4 at the beginning of september. 2 questions. Will these injectors be ok for my car? item number 120268696635 Could you tell me what final drive ratio my car is as i need a new rear diff.thanks
Answer: 550's are fine, although I recall they need fittings as well? Maybe those don't need them? dunno.. The diff should be a 3.9 See you soon! call us on 01752 345880 if you aren't sure about anything.
 
Subject: Enging Tuner || New Question
Sender's Name: Jamie Robb
Question: Hey buddy....im getting the AA to tow my car down to you tonight so you have it for just over a week, im coming down next monday but i thought instead of rushing everything through monday and tuesday it would be better to have it for a week in case anything is needed etc..the 550cc injectors are already in the car which is why the aa are towing me,i didnt want to drive it running too rich, the decat downpipe is in the boot and the front mount intercooler kit is in the back seat along with bov and induction kit....i will post the keys through the letter box for you....hope that is ok, kind regards, jamie
Answer: Hey, magic Jamie, looking forward to meeting up as always.
 
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