Silicone Turbo Charger Sleeves are used for the high demands of turbochargers in the engine compartment; they meet application temperature range from -65°F (-54°C) to +500°F (+260°C), and are available in 3-Ply, 4-Ply & 6-Ply and sizes from 3/4″ to 6″.
Silicone is resistant to hardening, cracking, ozone attack, sunlight, moisture, steam, dust, aging, various pressure ranges and to many chemicals too. Additional advantages of Silicone are it is easier to install and run than ridged pipe, is not subject to corrosion, stress, or cracking, and it absorbs engine movement and vibration.
Features and Benefits of Silicone Hose:
Resistant to a wide range of temperatures
Resistant to hardening, cracking, ozone attack, sunlight
Resistant to moisture, steam, dust, aging, various pressure ranges
Resistant to many chemicals
Retains flexibility in hostile engine environments
Excellent electrical insulating properties