Turbo Rebuilding

2204, 2016

Turbo Component, Shaft and Assembly Balancing

Learn about three different types of balancers - single-plane, dual-plane, and VSR - as well as turbo balancing techniques and what it looks like when a turbo component is properly balanced.

1603, 2016

What To Look For When Buying A Used Turbocharger

Buying a used turbo might seem like a good deal at the time, but that purchase might cost you more than you think. We'll show you the types of damage to look for and what to avoid.

102, 2016

How To Properly Disassemble A Rusty Turbocharger

It's very easy to damage the turbine or housing when taking apart a rusty turbo. We show you how to disassemble it without damaging the fragile parts within.

411, 2015

Are Brand-New Turbo Parts Balanced?

One question we are asked a lot is about brand new, in-the-box turbo wheels and parts - do they come balanced? Most of the time, yes, but not always.

1108, 2015

Turbocharger Balancing

Turbochargers need to be balanced during and after assembly. If you do not properly balance your turbocharger, you can burn out the bearings, seals and thrust collar with off-balance, non-parallel rotation.

1906, 2015

Testing VNT VGT Turbocharger and Actuator After Rebuild

Our VNT VGT testing video demonstrates how variable geometry turbochargers or variable nozzle turbine turbochargers work and testing the actuator after our turbo rebuild service.

506, 2015

Is Your Turbo Leaking Oil?

5 words we hear all the time are “My turbo is leaking oil.” Here are some common reasons why turbos leak oil and what you should check if yours is leaking.