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    burning oil on astra gsi turbo

    my astra is smoking badly,smells like burning oil

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    Might be the turbo seals or your piston rings worth doing a compression test

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    prob turbo

    take the precat off and see if there is any play in the shaft

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    would it still boost and run ok,if the turbo is gone

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    mine did and turbo was flubbered

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    ave got play on shaft,up and down and side to side,plus a can move shaft. in and out.is that normal

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    Nope afraid your gonna need a new one

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    whats the best one to buy,cheers

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    Depends how deep your pockets are

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    not to deep

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