- Feb 1, 2006
- Atlanta Jawja
- -Whitey: 2000 Jetta GLS, Red: 2000 Jetta GLS 5-speed
[FONT=Verdana, arial, sans-serif]DuluthRooster said:We pulled the head and look what happened to my week old $1000 turbo:
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Look at the pitting on the inlet to the compressor. Foreign object damage probably caused the pitting:
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I found this in the "Another VNT-20 Installed" Thread...
(Thanks Street Toys, I wouldn't have seen it without your advice).
oldpoopie said:Well, looks like I'll be ordering in the next day or two...
I took my head off yesterday to fix a leaky gasket and go back to a thinner one,
and found my vnt17 looking like this.....
Cant argue with the timing. I dont know what got in there, but its toasted.
It was boosting normally too.....