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Old 09-12-2012, 08:16 AM   #1
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Cars been running and driven a little bit now. Just haven't been FULLY tuned due to the afr being steady at idle then it jumps to 18 for a second for no reason. Anyway I got two vids at idle. One of the exhaust. I'm seeing if this is too much smoke for having no cat. And one of the afr gage.
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Old 09-12-2012, 08:17 AM   #2
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Old 09-13-2012, 12:43 PM   #3
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Orrrrrrrrrr not
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Old 09-13-2012, 04:26 PM   #4
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Weird that there is smoke coming out like that!
Should not be because of no cat...
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Old 09-13-2012, 04:54 PM   #5
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sean did you break in your motor? the smoke could be because it is not broken in yet...

maybe a turbo seal... hopefully not.
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Old 09-13-2012, 09:27 PM   #6
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Motors broken in and the engine was warmed up as far as I know. If it were a seal their would be a lot more smoke
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Old 09-13-2012, 09:38 PM   #7
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It goes away after a brief drive. I think its the high oil psi when its at a colder start. There's no oil leakage round the turbo or any shaft play at all
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Do you have oil temp and psi gauges? Maybe get some and you'd know where you're at?
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Old 09-14-2012, 02:44 PM   #9
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I have both gages and when I start up I'm a lil above 80psi
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Your A/F seems to stay a little on the rich side @ idle. You sure you don't have any leaks anywhere? If not your tune might need tweeked a little.

What kind of turbo to you have installed? You're going to see a high oil pressure at a cold start. That being said, an incorrect diameter drain line can be causing you smoking issue. How do you have the drain line ran? pics?
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