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Old 10-23-2004, 07:44 PM   #1
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Default installed stromung downpipe and have a clearance issue

Any of you guys having problems with your stromung dp making contact with the frame? My wastegate tube is like 1-2mm from the frame and makes contact....any suggestions on an easy fix?
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Old 10-23-2004, 11:10 PM   #2
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You musta got one of the early ones.....they re-designed them a bit and now they fit just fine....get with your vendor...
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Old 10-23-2004, 11:54 PM   #3
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Yeah the early ones had that problem. If you bought it new return it if used get out a hammer.
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Old 10-24-2004, 06:04 PM   #4
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well the dp is installed...I assume then I can dent the wastegate tube a bit...or should I file the fram just a little bit....?
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Old 10-25-2004, 09:11 AM   #5
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Old 10-25-2004, 03:31 PM   #6
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I think I can get a metal file in there and file the subframe just a little bit. then hit it with hi temp paint.....would this pose any problems?
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Old 10-25-2004, 08:06 PM   #7
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engine mounts fixed it for me.
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