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Are there turbo differences between the 2011 and later years?

Title says it all. I mainly want to know if the 2013+ turbos have been changed since the 11's and 12's.
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The 12's and newer had the updated "ultra balanced" turbo


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"ultra balenced"? Sounds like snake oil
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The 12's and newer had the updated "ultra balanced" turbo


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What does that mean?
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Sometime in 2012, all super duties started getting the "improved" turbo that they were replacing all the blown 11 turbos with. It's supposedly better balanced between intake and exhaust side.


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It seems to be working as the number of turbo failures have fallen off significantly.

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Weren't there some changes to the oiling as well? Internal to the engine itself?

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