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Old 06-19-2012, 10:36 AM   #263
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Turbo is pushing air out the drain into the oil pan. Found it while boost leak testing the system. Pressurized the system to 15 psi and there was bubbling in my oil. Pulled the turbo drain hose of the oil pan and confirmed that it is blowing air into the oil. so basically every time i was boosting i was also pressurizing the crankcase. Could have it rebuilt but it's not the turbo i wanted for the new system anyways so i will just put that money towards the new one.
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