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Re: 2008 sportage diesel

Postby SNIPER 3000 » March 15th, 2019, 8:13 pm

Will look out.

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Re: 2008 sportage diesel

Postby trinidrift » March 15th, 2019, 8:25 pm

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Re: 2008 sportage diesel

Postby SNIPER 3000 » March 15th, 2019, 8:33 pm

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Removed the turbo. A 30mins job.

The ring clamp basically holds the turbo onto the exhaust manifold. It's an 8mm nut. After removing the egr cooler and air filter assembly along with the intercooler pipes you will have room to remove the waste gate two nuts on a bracket bolted to the turbo. Then remove the oil supply line on top one nut,like the power steering nut on the ps compressor has a hole in the middle. There is a return oil line to the sump two bolts located at the bottom of the turbo, I went under the van to remove those bolts. That's it. Tap the turbo out evenly to avoid damages to the propeller.

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Re: 2008 sportage diesel

Postby Ted_v2 » March 17th, 2019, 2:23 pm

Sounds good. Looks difficult tho. Changed them already in a diesel Tucson 2012. Was a pain.

I cleaned out the egr cooler in one a while ago. Horrible design but simple enough once you tall and have access to a wide range of small tools and flexible tools. Got almost a half rum glass full of carbon. Piece of grass cutter string and a cordless drill...

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Re: 2008 sportage diesel

Postby SNIPER 3000 » March 19th, 2019, 7:31 am

Ted_v2 wrote:Sounds good. Looks difficult tho. Changed them already in a diesel Tucson 2012. Was a pain.

I cleaned out the egr cooler in one a while ago. Horrible design but simple enough once you tall and have access to a wide range of small tools and flexible tools. Got almost a half rum glass full of carbon. Piece of grass cutter string and a cordless drill...


Yep the difficult part is standing over the engine. Installation took 2 hours, took the time to clean stuff.

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Re: 2008 sportage diesel

Postby SmokeyGTi » August 7th, 2019, 11:16 am

Anyone know where I could get a turbo for a good price?
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Re: 2008 sportage diesel

Postby cressida_override » August 19th, 2019, 9:28 am

Goodday, i'm looking for the turbo inlet hose....anyone know who have a scrapped engine that might have it?


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Re: 2008 sportage diesel

Postby SNIPER 3000 » September 20th, 2019, 10:00 pm

cressida_override wrote:Goodday, i'm looking for the turbo inlet hose....anyone know who have a scrapped engine that might have it?


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Hey hope you got through. Neck in princess town had one scraping.

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