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PostPosted: November 25, 2017, 9:36 pm 
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PostPosted: November 26, 2017, 8:54 am 
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I hear mostly good things about kinugawa. I could only find generic wheels from China, Mamba and this one. But this one has extended tips like my Borg wheel. Supposedly flows a lil extra.

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PostPosted: November 26, 2017, 7:04 pm 
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If the ground-up aluminum from the compressor wheel got into the engine, it needs rebuilding.

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PostPosted: November 26, 2017, 8:09 pm 
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New engine so it's all good.

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PostPosted: November 26, 2017, 8:11 pm 
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terryjr wrote:
I hear mostly good things about kinugawa. I could only find generic wheels from China, Mamba and this one. But this one has extended tips like my Borg wheel. Supposedly flows a lil extra.

https://m.ebay.com/itm/Turbo-Billet-Com ... 3d436c516b


I'm not sure if that's a good idea. I really wouldn't know it was the same as the real gtx wheel. Also, most people won't touch anything with the bb.

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PostPosted: November 27, 2017, 2:10 pm 
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mjalaly wrote:
terryjr wrote:
I hear mostly good things about kinugawa. I could only find generic wheels from China, Mamba and this one. But this one has extended tips like my Borg wheel. Supposedly flows a lil extra.

https://m.ebay.com/itm/Turbo-Billet-Com ... 3d436c516b


I'm not sure if that's a good idea. I really wouldn't know it was the same as the real gtx wheel. Also, most people won't touch anything with the bb.


Your call. On the brightside you can probably still get a good penny for the chra even with the damaged wheel, as long as bearings are good.


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