Turbo for sale with an old acquaintance

Cleaned up the garage, found parts laying around, but it turned out to be a complete Volvo 480? If you want to sell your car (480 only) you can place an advert here.

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MisterH
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Turbo for sale with an old acquaintance

Post by MisterH » Tue Jan 14, 2020 8:36 am

https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre ... 2637506704

Seems to be quite straight from the pictures

The guy selling it is the same guy we bought my car from. I would describe him as genuine, and he does have experience with selling these new.

So if anyone is interested, I can vouch for the seller - I certainly think I got a fair buying experience with my car
Current Jobs to do (12/9/20):
Fix Central Locking
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Suspension creaking below 40mph

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Re: Turbo for sale with an old acquaintance

Post by jifflemon » Tue Jan 14, 2020 11:03 am

First thing I spotted was the ES badge on the back.... but it IS a turbo. Paris blue too!

If the clutch has failed, be aware that the correct clutch (although the seller says it's supplied) is pretty much un-obtainium.

For reference, it's 215mm in diameter - Valeo part number 801307

Door trim off on the passenger side, the bottom of the NS sill/arch looks like a good looking at is needed. Old MOT history also mentions the OSR sill is a bit crusty....

For the money, I'd be expecting much more, but hey, if it's pushing prices of turbos up, that's good news for me! :lol:

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