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Old May 4, 2010, 09:47 PM   #1
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Stock turbo inlet size

I'm making a boost leak tester at work right now, but I forgot to measure the O.D. of my compressor inlet before I left the house and my car is at home. I searched the how to section and found a couple different write-ups, but none confirm the actual size of the O.D. for a stock evo 8/9 turbo compressor inlet.

Would anybody know this off the top of their head?
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i think its 2.5" inlet
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i think its 2.5" inlet
Affirmative! I just went out to the shed and measured the compressor housing's inlet OD at 2.5".
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Old May 4, 2010, 10:45 PM   #5
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Tested it today. 20psi.

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Shaft seals are slightly leaking, nothing major. when the throttle is opened in any position, it stops. However, the stock plastic compressor by-pass valve leaks a good bit.

looks like it's shaft seals and a replacement CBV. I've been out of the BOV game for years. any suggestions?
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Synapse is the best bov if you plan to stay recirc. If you decide to do speed density then I would get the TurboSmart RacePort 50mm or the Tial 50mm.

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HAHA I love evom! I was just wondering this same question so that I can order a coupler for an intake pipe I just bought, but I didn't want to go back outside and take everything apart again. Thanks guys!!!
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