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5 ways to damage your turbocharger

5 ways to damage your turbocharger

Turbochargers are built to last the lifetime of a vehicle. Car manufacturers extensively test the uniquely matched turbocharger and engine together, to avoid any unexpected failures. However, lack of maintenance, hazardous driving or a single component failure, could...
Turbo Myths

Turbo Myths

Did you believe that turbochargers are only for race car enthusiasts? Or that turbochargers make a lot of noise? Click above to learn about 5 of the most common myths about turbochargers.

Turbocharger versus Supercharger

Turbocharger versus Supercharger

 It is easy to get confused about the difference between a turbocharger and a supercharger. Basically, they do the same thing. They both feed compressed air to the combustion engine so that the engine becomes more powerful, so-called Forced induction. But the source...
What is an electric turbocharger?

What is an electric turbocharger?

Actually, there is no such thing as a fully electric turbocharger, but there are electric boosting technologies which can help to optimize the function of a turbocharger. The upcoming expansion of 48V mild hybrid powertrains provides a lot of opportunities to boost...
The sound of power

The sound of power

What type of sound should my turbocharger make? The short and only right answer is: none. Any sound made by the turbocharger can be considered a nuisance by anyone inside or even outside of the vehicle. During the development of a new turbocharger, a lot of tests are...

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