How to preload KINUGAWA adjustable internal wastegate actuators ?

How to preload KINUGAWA adjustable internal wastegate actuators ?

Kinugawa Turbo Systems Universal Manual Adjustable Forged Wastegate Actuator and Spring preload process.

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1. Please use a vise to hold the actuator arm before you install a new diaphragm into your actuator and make sure the actuator cap will not clip the edge of the diaphragm.
2. For insure the waste gate flapper will able to close tightly, please leave a half hole distance (our default is preload 1.5mm of full stroke) before you connect the “Actuator end fitting” and “Waste flapper rod”, to pre-tense actuator spring.
3. Please to make sure the actuator arm and waste gate flapper rod have been well installed, and with a correct included angle (90 deg), otherwise the waste gate flapper might not able to close smoothly.
If it is possible, make sure the waste gate flapper is driven by actuator smoothly.

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