How can you tell if your 2.8L turbo is failing?
There are a handful of obvious symptoms that will tell you there has been a catastrophic failure. However, that's not wildly helpful in preventing the issue, nor will it help prevent the problem from happening again. What you really want to know about is the early warning signs. You want to know about the early indicators of an issue and you need to understand why it happened.
Obvious Symptoms of Complete Turbo Failure:
- Visible damage to the inducer of the compressor wheel
- No boost, absolute 0 psi.
- Loud whine or screeching sound from the turbo
Has your stock 2.8L Duramax Turbo already failed? WE WANT TO KNOW ABOUT IT!