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Old 01-21-2013, 11:14 PM   #7 (permalink)
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The turbo has an O-Ring into the intake manifold, and the turbine outlet has a clamp. It sounds as if someone tried to remove the turbo, and messed up the O-Ring. The black smoke is caused by loss of boost. It is coming out under the hood, due to a loose clamp or blown gasket on the turbine side.

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