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  1. iasmoke
    09-12-2013 06:12 AM - permalink
    Hey, I have been chasing an SEL on my truck for over a year now, I have had the turbo position sensor replaced twice and the positioning solenoid replaced from another truck and my position ckt A and turbo position codes keep coming back. I believe it is time to pull the turbo and inspect it for rust/carbon build up that might cause stickign vanes. The truck is an 04.5 LLY engine with 110K miles on it. It is pretty much stock, would you clean the turbo and re install looking for worn parts at the same time or just put another Garrett rebuild in it or do you have something for sale that I should try?
    Thanks for your advise!
  2. 05 white duramax
    03-09-2013 09:00 AM - permalink
    05 white duramax
    hey i have a 05 crew cab dually cold air afe intake and diablo 120 programmer and straight exhaust opened up the mouthpiece have 262,000 miles and have some play on my turbo looks like you can hit the side with the compressor wheel dont show any signs of rubbing though can you rebuid the turbos and if so can you upgrade them and how much thanks gator
  3. Khackz
    02-23-2013 08:58 PM - permalink
    I saw you had a post a few years back about making turbo compressor wheels, just wondering if you're still doing it
  4. thrillbilly360
    05-20-2012 11:20 PM - permalink
    Hey i just bought a twin turbo LB7 and there was a pretty major exhaust leak off the back of the added turbo. so i pulled the clamp off to reseat it and in there was some oil. i pulled the driver side intercooler pipe off to look further into it and there was more oil. my question is: is one of my turbo seals going bad (probably) and how do i know which turbo it is? How expensive and how difficult is it to fix? if its my stocker then im contemplating replacing it with an aftermarket one.(depending on price and difficulty)
  5. bearwolf50
    11-05-2011 12:57 PM - permalink
    Are you still doing the horn exchange?
  6. lb7dmaxman
    02-02-2011 01:02 PM - permalink
    Hey i was just wondering where you got the compressor wheels you were selling for $300?

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  • About timespentsearching
    I like toys
    Fargo, ND
    snowmobiles, pickups, cars, equipment
    owner of Diamond Shocks
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    03 EC/LB LB7: EFI LIVE, S&B intake, 5" DE, ATS manifolds and up pipes, Stock turbo (for 1 more weeks), airdog 150, pieced together trans, sleeve (trac bars and centerlink soon), 8" rear air bags-overload springs+2" blocks, bilstein 5100 shocks, leveled, nitto 285/75/17's and BFG KM2 255/85/16's for winter.


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