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    Bottom mounted turbo setups

    Hi guys

    Does anyone have knowledge about builds with bottom mounted turbo setup on either M20 or M50 engines in an E30?

    Daniel

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    As you might imagine, many are interested in top mounting because bottom mount puts the turbo in a place that requires a scavenging pump for the oil return.

    If I'm not mistaken, BMW did a bottom mount turbo on the 2002 turbos, but I'm sure that doesn't help you at all.
    '84 318i M10B18 | 93whp/90ftlbs | 147- Safari Beige | MS2E w/ LC, 2-Step

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      #3
      TCD has one for the m20

      http://turbochargingdynamics.com/?wp...o-exhaust-kits

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        #4
        Thanks guys :)

        How high above the floor pan is the turbo required to sit, without use of a scavenging pump?

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          #5
          Typically above the oil line in the pan...

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            #6
            Currently developing one that puts the turbo high enough Sent from my Moto G (5) Plus using Tapatalk

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