Troubleshooting the Turbo-System

Turbocharging problems seem to be among the most elusive for A&Ps to find and fix, at least judging from the feedback we get from aircraft owners. The keys to success include having a thorough understanding of the system, knowing the symptoms that often can be tip-offs to what's wrong, and using a logical troubleshooting strategy. AVweb editor Mike Busch offers all that, plus a step-by-step checklist for diagnosing those turbo gremlins.

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