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post #4 of (permalink) Old 19th August 2007
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It is perfectly normal for there to be a small amount of oil in the turbo system,but an excess would be a sign of impending turbo failure.

I'd get it checked for piece of mind,and read your warranty book carefully!

I'd rather push my Alfa than drive a BMW....
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