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    Unhappy turbo problem

    please can anyowne help me i have fitted a z20leh turbo on my z20let astra coupe and after 2000miles it start eating oil i found oil in intercooler . i don,t know what the problem is i cleaned the intercooler and the oil pipes before instaling the turbo i dont know what to do this is my second turbo i,ve changed please excuse my english i,m not from uk

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    The vxr turbo is known to leak oil so check the seals.. my astra and zafira had to have the turbo replaced on each of them because of this problem

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    as said, more than likely seals.
    Rebuild time.

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    were you using an oil restrictor bolt?

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    Quote Originally Posted by J45e View Post
    were you using an oil restrictor bolt?
    no i,m not using a bolt because i dont know where to get one and mi motor does not leak as i told my oil gets in my intercooler not under my car

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