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PostPosted: Fri Feb 23, 2018 10:19 pm    Post subject: Mate's 991 needs 2 new turbos Reply with quote

As title ... good job it's still under warrantee ... is this a first ?

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PostPosted: Fri Feb 23, 2018 10:20 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Is it a NA Dont know

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PostPosted: Sat Feb 24, 2018 12:41 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I bought my 911 at 2 years old/10K miles, it had one replacement Turbo just before I bought it.
 
  
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 24, 2018 7:10 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Might be better to post in the 991 section.

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PostPosted: Sat Feb 24, 2018 7:29 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

2 new turbos? I can understand one, but two to fail at the same time?

Fishy?

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PostPosted: Sat Feb 24, 2018 8:19 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

ragpicker wrote:
2 new turbos? I can understand one, but two to fail at the same time?

Fishy?

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Surely that would be two Turbots Dont know
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 24, 2018 9:17 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Scholester wrote:
ragpicker wrote:
2 new turbos? I can understand one, but two to fail at the same time?

Fishy?

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Surely that would be two Turbots Dont know


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PostPosted: Sat Feb 24, 2018 3:39 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

ragpicker wrote:
Scholester wrote:
ragpicker wrote:
2 new turbos? I can understand one, but two to fail at the same time?

Fishy?

Question

Surely that would be two Turbots Dont know


This is no Plaice for joking!




What wonderful fish are sole Grin
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 24, 2018 4:40 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Please salmon put a stop to this.

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PostPosted: Sat Feb 24, 2018 5:14 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

For Cod's sake you lot, grow up, there's a plaice for humour.
 
  
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 24, 2018 6:07 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

But I'm not the Sole culprit Dont know
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 24, 2018 6:20 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Ok, I’ll stock carping on.
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 24, 2018 6:24 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Im sure ive herd of this before ... but i just cant Plaice it.
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 24, 2018 9:59 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Have you contacted one of the car Sturgeon's on here?

If you get it sorted then make sure you let Minnow

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PostPosted: Sat Feb 24, 2018 11:00 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Two turbos is going cost a few squid!
 
  
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 24, 2018 11:14 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Well I have Haddock with this fishy stuff
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PostPosted: Sat Feb 24, 2018 11:30 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Eel need to get that done it may just need a new Gudgoen pin and hopefully no one will Cockle it up....

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PostPosted: Sun Feb 25, 2018 2:05 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

https://www.turbodynamics.co.uk/
Top service from these less than fishy experts.
Let us know how you/he gets on.
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PostPosted: Sun Feb 25, 2018 8:41 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Scholester wrote:
https://www.turbodynamics.co.uk/
Top service from these less than fishy experts.
Let us know how you/he gets on.


One more just for the Hallibut. I see you’ve been Trawling the Net Scholester, they are indeed a good Turbut rebuilder, pretty sure they offer a warranty with no Catches. Probably a good Plaice to look if the car is outside the Porsche warranty.
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PostPosted: Sun Feb 25, 2018 8:43 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I just hope he doesn't have to Prawn his old ones for the cash..
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