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Member Since 15 Nov 2012
Offline Last Active Dec 04 2012 06:24 PM

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In Topic: Ford Tdci 1.8 Smoking & P0299 Turbo Underboost

23 November 2012 - 11:59 AM

I had similar problem. The issue is related to a popped hose. Either from the intercooler exit to the intake manifold OR the turbo exit back to the intercooler. Check for oil leakage or spray of oil.

I am pretty sure its a blown hose. Best you replace all your hoses to silicone type ie Samco etc. They last way longer.

Note - my ford hoses appeared to be cracked when i took them out to inspect. My leakage was at the intercooler to intake manifold ( split at the intercooler side)

In Topic: New Bodykit For Mk2.5 In Malaysia

18 November 2012 - 09:46 AM

Harlow Jason! fancy seeing you here :P

So to the rest - this is how it actually looks like with proper pictures.


In Topic: My Tdci - Anything To Make It Better?

15 November 2012 - 08:23 PM

Thanks for the warm welcome. I had a shop reckon to get the existing turbo out and get the hybrid work done on it. Enlarged cores and a new set of uprated fins can be slapped on to it. However, i have approx 35000 KM left to go for the warranty to expire before actually touching it. That would probably the the approach i take. Just wondering if anyone has done a turbo upgrade on a focus tdci yet.