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  1. Overboost & Limpy Mode with EGR blanking on R5 TDi, is it possible?

    Diesel Engines | R5, V6, V8, V10, R50 TDI
    Hello all, Driving a 2006 R5 TDi @ 128.000kms, and just finished some reworks around the engine after realising heavy oil & soot mixture build up in the intake, with some black smoke which is kind of intolerable at my side. Reworked the turbocharger, cleaned intake, egr components and fixed...
  2. Huge amount of smoke from under the car!!

    Diesel Engines | R5, V6, V8, V10, R50 TDI
    Hi all, I've a 2005 R5 2.5L TD1 Auto with 164,000 KM's on it. Ysterday I started it cold and drove to a local shop about 3 or 4 minutes away. I parked, spent about 30 minutes in the shop then got back in the car and drove home which is about 3 - 4 minutes from the shop. As I was parking I...