The most frequently asked questions about a broken turbo

A turbo may look like a simple device, but it works quite complex. Do you have a turbo problem? Then it often requires the necessary expertise to identify exactly what the defect is. Below we list some questions that we often receive at Turbo Service Belgium.

  1. Hoe weet ik of mijn turbo kapot is?
    Mensenwillen vaak weten hoe ze de symptomen van een kapotte turbo kunnen herkennen.De meestvoorkomende manieren om dit te herkennen zijn vermogensverlies, blauwe rook uit de uitlaat, abnormale geluiden (fluiten, sissen, malen) of olielekkage.
  2. What are the causes of a broken turbo?
    High quality turbos generally do not fail on their own. It is always a consequence of another problem and therefore not a cause. Common reasons for turbo failure are blockages, contamination, too much or too little pressure or a foreign object. You can read all about it here .
  3. Can a broken turbo be repaired or should it be replaced?
    The answer may vary depending on the nature and extent of the problem. That is why we at Turbo Service Belgium first carry out a professional and accurate diagnosis. You can then choose from recovery, a new turbo or exchange turbo.
  4. What are the costs of replacing or repairing a broken turbo?
    This may vary depending on the vehicle, specific turbo model and complexity of the repair. After the diagnosis, we are happy to provide you with a transparent price proposal.
  5. How can I prevent future turbo problems?
    This starts with following the correct maintenance schedule, using quality lubricating oil, avoiding excessive stress on the engine and watching for signs of potential problems.

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