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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-26-2014, 09:24 PM Thread Starter
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Bad vgt solenoid???

Could a malfunctioning vgt solenoid be dumping oil into the turbine housing?
Vgtdc is stuck at 14% at all times, no boost no power and oil dripping from turbine/downpipe coupling

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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 04-27-2014, 01:06 PM
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Re: Bad vgt solenoid???

Sounds like your seals are shot. Not sure why the solenoid would be stuck on 14% though.

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Re: Bad vgt solenoid???

the ring in the turbo could be stuck and yes your seals are probably gone

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