Volvo 850 Made from 1993 to 1997, this Volvo line was available in both a wagon and a sedan, both with were graced with several trim levels.

1996 Volvo 850 exhaust smoking

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Old 04-28-2018, 09:56 AM
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Hello Iím new to this forum, but I have recently replaced my turbo seeing that it was going bad, the turbo I replaced to with was used but seals were still good, when I finished installation, the car would smoke like crazy when idle, as soon as I got on the road it was find, whatís the problem?
 
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Old 04-28-2018, 11:24 AM
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The intake valve seals leak at idle and then stop leaking under load. This is because of the pressure drop across the seal.
 
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