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    Looks like its coming from the left hand side of the turbo heat sheild and looks like a bit of carbon on the outside of one of the lower pipes that enters there... I thought it was EGR cooler side till I noticed the carbon deposits...

    Cars running mint however, no issues... Is there anything that's prone in this area, its an 04 with just over 100k

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    Might be some little gremlins smoking some grass?? On a more serious note, I haven't got a clue! ! !

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    Split intercooler pipe ?

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    Wouldn't that effect performance? Or maybe I'm too used to me 2.2 so anything feels faster lol

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    The manifolds can crack, that would usually slow spool.

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    All coolant and oil levels ok?

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    Except for the smoking its spot on...

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    smokin crack yea lol

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    When ya find out bud can you let us know cheers

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    Dont be too sure on the engine smoking,the exhaust flexi is streight below the engine and from sat in the car you really cant tell noise wise if its blowing,its a common part to go, ive changed mine twice

    matt

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