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Looks close to a 120 in pic. Tighter would be closer to 0. A 90 is available and is tighter
 
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YES & I believe you can get 90* at truck parts places . I'd say just walk into a cummins part store. & If not to the FRIGHT LINNER PART. WHERE I worked was just a independent parts store . we had some of every thing . One of our parts guys would say tell me what you need come back in 2 days I'll have it here . He'd take you phone number & Was pretty good at not forgetting .
 

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I might end up getting a mandrel bent piece and welding it in.

Anyone seen or tried welding elbows on water fitting, bottom, front, right side of engine?
Thanks, Ed in CO
 

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Remember If you do happen to WELD UP AN elbow be sure & clean the inside , so no dingle berry's can get into your turbo . While I worked for the DODGE HOUSE We had out local machine shop weld on one & It came back to us with trash left in it . Our shop manager made the other repair shop pay for a new Turbo .
i FELT IT WAS AS MUCH OUR fault as it was that other shop . But about 10 other Techs & service people told me how wrong I was .. I STILL feel the way I did.
But it can get costly . Just a warning .
 

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Remember If you do happen to WELD UP AN elbow be sure & clean the inside , so no dingle berry's can get into your turbo . While I worked for the DODGE HOUSE We had out local machine shop weld on one & It came back to us with trash left in it . Our shop manager made the other repair shop pay for a new Turbo .
i FELT IT WAS AS MUCH OUR fault as it was that other shop . But about 10 other Techs & service people told me how wrong I was .. I STILL feel the way I did.
But it can get costly . Just a warning .
Thanks for the warning.
 

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Cruising through Diesltuff's site and he has a 90 elbow in the First gen turbo section.
Cheers Steve
 

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I think ww's offsets high the 4939647 comes in low. In Ford apps its into a crossmember.
 
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