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      05-17-2013, 08:54 AM   #3
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Originally Posted by Datsik 335 View Post
I think this is like a break in period for the exhaust. It should also smell weird. As long as it isn't blue you should be fine though, blue would mean there is a problem with your turbos. If I'm right it should stop in like 5-7 days.
Blue is the engine is burning oil. White is burning coolant. Both are (could be) a problem, however keep in mind the "new" exhaust (since it's used) could simply have trapped moisture in it that is now being evaporated.
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