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      03-20-2013, 09:22 AM   #197
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Originally Posted by m33 View Post
Even though the blower has accumulated over 130k + miles over the past 5 years I have decided NOT to service it ! Seals are fine it's not leaking any oil , ball bearings have only pushed 8 psi of boost which is not even 50% of it max threshold, I wanna see how far I can take this blower before it needs servicing...

This will also give the general public an idea what to expect out of their hardware .

Will update with more detailed pics of the motor tomorrow !
That is good to know...and another of the many reasons this is such an awesome product.

I had a Vortech v1 (rock grinder) blower on my early 90's Saleen and it was indestructible back then. Everything else broke on the car but not the Vortech, even with the cog pulley installed. With the cog it sounded like you were behind a 747 at full thrust.
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