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Originally Posted by Rawknees'Turbo View Post
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If the trubocharger was built poorly enough (like my HyFlow originally was - likely way out of balance) that the bearings got damaged right away, then oil goes right past the seals with very little resistance.
The rebuilder tells me that it was balanced and tested to retain and not leak oil.
Well it is certainly leaking now, lots of the stuff. I would say after the short run there was a quart on the floor and as much now sitting in the bottom of my monty muffler.
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