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Old 10-01-2012, 09:54 PM   #1
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Default Oil leak near turbo/IC - what from?

Just picked up an EJ205 for a swap into my TS, and it has 150-155 PSI compression cold, so it's gotta be a somewhat solid motor (didn't hear it run). However while looking around and taping up holes until I can work on it, I noticed this leak:

Kinda seems like it might be from the intercooler piping. Any idea why there would be so much leakage there and what it would be caused by? PCV system clogged? Bad turbo seals?
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Old 10-01-2012, 10:01 PM   #2
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1999 OBS 2.5 Swap


That T'd piping right there where the oil is all over is the Crankcase vent system. I, personally, would take it off and examine it
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