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Water logged drove through deep water and now turbo not working. took off hose from intercooler and there is water present where it enters turbo. Could it be waterlogged? is there any thing I can do? Also, when looking into the turbo at this point, should the valve be in the open or closed position? mine is open.

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Replace the turbo and completely dry out the rest of the connecting pipes/hoses going to it. Any water/moisture in a oil cooled turbine is bad.

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SOURCE: toyota camry cv30 model intercooler turbo charger

start the engine first. increse engine rpm. you can hear some kind of vistle sound if turbo charger is working and this is first method

second methode is , there are two bulbs in dash board named as "turbo" when you are driving the car you can see green bulb is working and when you did a strong accselaration suddenly it will off and red light is working, this will happen only turbo charger is working

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Diesels do lose a little oil out the blow-by tube. If the engine temp. is higher then normal then you will lose more then normal amounts. If you are not leaking it then you are burning it, Possibly worn rings, head-gasket, or oil leak inside turbo. 68 MPH and higher doesn't sound unusual, is the engine still stock?

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Yes it pays to have a Turbo timer or let it run for 3 minutes after an outing.
An Intercooler is usually fitted to turbo charged engines.It cools the air entering the engine making it denser,Thats why cars go really well on frosty mornings after they reach running temp.
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