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Steady stream of smoke coming from the oil filler/oil check tube

I thought that the ccv recirculates the oil back into the turbo? If thats the case, why is there some smoke coming out of the filler/checker tube? It's not powerful... it isn't hammering up or knocking the filler cap off or anything, but why is it not being vented?

What is that device on top of the driver said valve covers? Isn't that the ccv? Because it's kinda oily on the outside.
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Yes that's the CCV. the CCV does vent those gases but if you make an opening then its gonna go out the path of least resistance.

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Ohhh so it probably IS working, just not when the covers are off then. Thanks bud :tu:
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you probably need some rings....

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As long as there's no real pressure behind that smoke/vapor he probably doesn't need a thing

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No, there's no pressure at all behind it. And no smoke comes from the exhaust while running either.
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