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Originally Posted by les_garten View Post
I'm not sure I followed this well or not. Did it run for a time with no ball in it? Maybe the seals were blown out and they aren't going to re-seat. Are you sure it's oil blowing past the Turbo seals and not elsewhere?
That's what I'm wondering. I've also heard that a little oil can make a lot of smoke. Has this turbo been rebuilt, before? If so, did it originally leak oil into the intercooler? If so, did you clean the intercooler out? I guess what I'm getting at, is there old oil in your intercooler, from a previous turbo failure?
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