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Can anyone tell me if the Supercharger has to be serviced (oil) and can the owner do it and how? Thanks a lot!!!
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Can anyone tell me if the Supercharger has to be serviced (oil) and can the owner do it and how? Thanks a lot!!!
It is not listed by Lotus as a normal service item. They are sealed, unless as in some early 400's they leaked out the nose. You are better off search Eaton TVS supercharger maintenance recommendations.

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My last 3 cars were modified with Eaton TVS Superchargers and never required any type of maintenance

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There is no scheduled maintenance although you will find recommendations to change the oil (a separate operation) at relatively long intervals. The issues on a few early 400s regarding leaks from the supercharger are not endemic to the design and resulted from improper seals in the OEM supplied device....a condition that has since been rectified and was fixed under warranty for the few cars that suffered the problem. Not a concern.
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