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My mazda 6 has smoke coming from exhaust not when i start it

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my mazda 6 has smoke coming from exhaust not when i start it but when it has travelled 1 mile
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Mazda
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
would it help if i put a diesel injector cleaner in it
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Expert:  indy-tech replied 1 year ago.
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At start up what colour is the smoke.
And it stops smoking after*****??
Rgds Greg
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
clear
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
exhaust is clear but as i get apprx 1 mile i get blueish grey smoke i can rev it on my driveway and no smoke as soon as i get on the road it starts to smoke
Expert:  indy-tech replied 1 year ago.
Hi .
Okay this sounds like a turbo oil seal leak .
Pull the hose from the intercooler or turbo and if you see traces of oil then suspect turbo oil seal failure .
Have this checked and tested by your Repair shop .
If the seal has blown this can be repaired by your diesel lab and save on buying a new replacement turbo .
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