TURBOCHARGERS - identification

 

Nameplate

The nameplate is fitted to the compressor housing of your turbocharger. The information on this nameplate must be quoted for service and parts support.

 Position of the nameplate on the turbocharger

Information on the nameplate

OEM part number: Part number given to the turbocharger by the vehicle/engine manufacturer.
Serial number: The serial number is unique to each single turbocharger.The number refers to the production date, etc.
BW part number: Part number given to the turbocharger by BorgWarner (former 3K/Schwitzer part number). This number is the most useful for all service purposes.