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    Unhappy 2.2 blue smoke

    Hey guys,was wondering would anyone have any idea whats up with my vectra...its a 2004 2.2 sri dti vectra and recently when i leave it over night or for a few hours it starts smoking ,blue smoke for 5-10 mins,i would expect this in a diesel but it is getting really bad,also runs a bit lumpy for a while until it heatens and then its grand,i checked oil and its been recently serviced,,
    any ideas??
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    Liam

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    Oil is finding its way into the combustion chamber somehow. How is the turbo?

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    Most likely the turbo mate. Keep an eye for the oil levels dropping. You could also remove the pipe from the intercooler to the inlet manifold to see if you can see some oil residue.

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    Aw.it seems sharp,never looses boost

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    Ok i will try that tomorrow,tanks bud

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