What Parts Operate A Turbocharger?

turbocharger under hood of car

Turbochargers are intricate and precise components, but not all that complicated or difficult to understand. By knowing the parts of your car’s turbocharger and its functions, you’ll have a much better idea of how one works. Cruise N' Cool Automotive, Diesel & Fleet Repair in Pompano Beach, FL has exactly what you’re looking for.

Turbine - The turbine is the key component on the exhaust side of things. It’s a sort of impeller, connected to a shaft. As exhaust rushes past the turbine, it spins the shaft, which spins the compressor on the intake side.

Compressor - Your SUV’s compressor is essentially the same thing as the turbine, with a key difference. Whereas the turbine is powered by pressure from the exhaust, the compressor is powered by the turbine, and generates pressure rather than uses it. The compressor forces air (forced induction) into the cylinders.

Center Housing - The center housing separates the turbine and the compressor and contains the bearings, as well as the shaft that spins on them. It’s also where the housings for the turbine and compressor connect, as well as an inlet for coolant and oil.

These components work together to generate boost, forcing air into the truck’s engine rather than relying on the engine’s own vacuum, as with naturally aspirated engines. When it comes to turbochargers Cruise N' Cool Automotive, Diesel & Fleet Repair in Pompano Beach, FL 



_________________

Cruise N' Cool Automotive, Diesel & Fleet Repair

Established since 1968 in Pompano Beach Florida to keep our community truck, diesel & fleet drivers moving down the road safely and affordably.  Known for our exceptional customer service.

Servicing the areas of Pompano Beach Highlands, North Andrews Gardens, Coconut Creek, Lighthouse Point, Oakland Park, Margate, Wilton Manors, Deerfield Beach, North Lauderdale, Lauderdale Lakes, Sunrise, Tamarac, Sandalfoot Cove, Fort Lauderdale, and Parkland!

Schedule your appointment today (954) 786-1219 or REQUEST APPOINTMENT HERE.

  • Jasper
  • Acdelco
  • Asa
  • ASE
  • BF Goodrich
  • Bridgestone Firestone
  • Cooper Tires
  • Cummins Diesel
  • Diamond Eye Performance Exhaust
  • Draw-Tite Hitches
  • Duramax Diesel
  • Fleet Services
  • Flo Pro Performance Exhaust
  • Flowmaster
  • Goodyear
  • Ford Power Stroke Diesel
  • Hunter
  • Magnaflow
  • MBRP
  • Mercedes-Benz
  • Michelin
  • Motorcraft Parts
  • Motorist Assurance Program
  • NAPA AutoCare Center
  • NFIB
  • RV Repair
  • Tech-net
  • Tires
  • Towing
  • Toyo
  • TRANSGO
  • Uniroyal
  • Valvoline

Cruise N' Cool Automotive, Diesel & Fleet Repair

480 E Copans Rd
Pompano Beach, FL 33064

location small (954) 786-1219
Email the Shop

SHOP HOURS

Weekdays:   7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday: 8:00 AM -1:00 PM

Make An Appointment