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#14: 11-04-2012, 12:39 PM
 
 xt2005bonbon
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Title: Burning Monkey
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i had a heatshield on my turbo (06/04 build date ... Early). Most likely scenario is that somebody removed it at some point and didn't replace it.
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passenger side torn cv joint boot is relatively common on these cars. Probably the heat coming off the downpipe causing the rubber to degrade early.
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from what i understand, a little gear oil coming out when you pull the axle is normal. I don't *think* you should need to replace the seal. Just top off after replacing cv joint boot.
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