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2001 Audi A6 Quattro Question: turbo leak

 

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ndinubile, 2.7L V6 Turbo, Moorestown, NJ, April 12, 2009, 09:18
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I'm looking for an estimate on the cost of repairing an oil leak in the turbo's. I can't find that listed on the list you supply Can you help?

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    April 12, 2009, 10:16
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    If you are saying the turbo's are leaking internally (engine oil consumption/blue smoke) the repair involves two new turbo's plus a lot of small parts including oil lines. The labor to accomplish this involves first removing the engine & transmission as a unit +/- 12 hours , than the labor to install the new turbos +/- 10 hours.
    Be certain this is your problem. An oil leak around the turbo can be caused by many things , including valve cover gaskets , very common.

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    Visitor, July 28, 2010, 15:21

    my 96 acura's turbo is leaking oil into the turbo innercooler lines in the intake and out the exhaust. Is there a seal in the turbo that can be fixed so it won't leak oil into the motor?

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