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  1. My Turbo's not working? This 2006 has only 87,000 KM! No trouble codes or lights displayed on the dash indicating any problems. I have no oil smoke exhausting from the motor at all, there appears to be a little oil at the base of the intercooler and a lot around the lower transmission case. If it has failed would it be due from inferior metals used for the turbine shaft causing it to spin out and tear apart? Image 1- is what I thought was a stuck waste gate, but that wasn't it. Image 2- Is when I noticed some oil from the base of the turbine. Image 3-The lower portion of the motor is very clean Image 4- the transmission is loaded with oil. Strange how the motor is not smoking at any time, in idle, or high speeds? Can the turbine be stuck? Is the motor in limp mode controlled by the ECM?