740turbo

volvovirgin

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jax.fl. usa
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1990 volvo 740turbo
greetings, bear with me folks I'm new to the forum,volvos,& turbos-just got a
1990 740 turbo,the car runs good -167,000 miles on the clock,but the turbo doesn't seem to work,no noticeable power increase when accelarating,oil in intake every hundred miles or so.any ideas???
 

T9 man

TC Pro Founder
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London, UK
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Saab 9-3SS T9
Greetings and a Warm Welcome to our TorqueCars Forum my Friend! :)

I am unable to help you with your question directly, but hopefully somebody can point you in the right direction for the knowledge that you seek!

Good luck buddy! :)
 

SLEEPER

Pro Tuner
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Presume it is petrol ?

it may be worth fitting a boost gauge to check the boost it is making,

assuming boost isnt spot on check the system for leaks (all pipes to from turbo and intercooler) before you take it apart looking for serious problems
 
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