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Old 03-26-2006, 04:55 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Mechanical Wastegate?

Does anyone know where I can get a mechanical system for my year truck? Whenever the days warm up here, I am experiencing loss of boost and I think it is due to the vacuum system.

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Old 03-26-2006, 05:02 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Heath Diesel has great products (Turbo-Master) or you can try and make one like other members here on this site..



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Old 03-28-2006, 04:58 AM   #3 (permalink)
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You can make one if you want a few of use have.

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