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Originally Posted by NathanUK View Post
I'm having a hard time trying to work out exactly what this picture is of. Can you take one further away for me?

Also, what is that on the bearings? Burnt oil?
I believe that is the cold side of the turbo air intake. If there were debris damage, the impeller would be toast. This poor turbo was abused by the PO before it was even installed.

Burnt oil, coke, tar, all the above.
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Old 09-18-2008, 12:59 PM
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