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Old 11-14-2017, 08:23 AM   #18
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Originally Posted by Bluetide View Post
Hi

We found our issue.

The intercooler was blocked with oil.

Just got to make sure we service them every 200 hours.

Thanks everyone for your input.

Cheers
Bluetide
This service should not only be based on hours but also on age/time. They also corrode and corrosion is a function of time. 200 hours also seems a bit aggressive. That would be less than a year for me and for commercial guys that would be many times a year. I do mine every 3 years and they are fine. And that equates to about 700 hours. Nothing wrong with doing them more often but it just seems like a bit much.
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