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Old 04-29-2019, 05:12 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by BadDog View Post
Anyone with thoughts on wastegate actuator options?

Relocation? Are there relatively easy ways to relocate this style? I'm thinking not (other than fab it up), but don't know what I don't know.

Simple spring option? That would make this easy, though obviously not ideal. Good enough for my goals?

I'm completely new to this kind of home brew TD implementation, any thoughts welcome.
Some have just cut the vacuum actuator in half and added a spring and retainer to the rod to keep it simple, like this example:
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