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  1. Hi all, My partner's 2.2 hdi 2005 plate suffered turbo failure suddenly yesterday after no signs or symptoms. The engine oil was pulled via the turbo seals into the air intake and even with key removed, the engine ran on for a few minutes and at extremely high revs until the sump was emptied. Apart from the embarrassment of the huge amount of smoke it filled the area with and the terrible and frightening noise of a runaway engine, she's now got no car. I removed the air pipe to the manifold so no more engine oil could be pumped into the inlet, refilled the engine with oil and tried start
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