Refurbished Turbo - Hot Side Engine Reassembly

Posted on Jul 18, 2019
The turbo won. Turns out it takes longer to find a unicorn aftermarket intake manifold than it does to refurbish a turbo. Well it does if you are a professional outfit like G-Pop Shop

So we’re going to assemble the exhaust side next. First we’ll need a heat shield:

Our new exhaust manifold fit well but we did have to shorten some studs to get the nuts on.

The rest was easy bolt on stuff. New gaskets of course.

And we think we’ve found an intake manifold. Subscribe if you want to find out what kind.