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Old 21 May 2019, 03:08 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Oil leak

04 uk sti 2litre. Car has developed an oil leak and Iím stumped as to where itís come from. On a day to day basis there is no issue and no usage of oil, but when itís really got hot and been ticking over on idle, there is a light blue smoke from the turbo and an oil leak developed from the tight hand side somewhere by turbo, but itís bone dry there. It was bad enough to drip onto the front right driveshaft. The car smoked when driven away, then cleared, along with the leak. Oil level doesnít look like itís moved. Suspect turbo seal or pvc valve or both. Engine oil is clean,not knocking and performs ok..Rocker cover is oil tight..
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