Even cars with a meticulous oil-change history are not immune to turbocharger oil starvation as fresh oil alone is not enough to prevent it. Most of the failures we see are because oil starvation when the banjo bolt filter clogs and cuts off lubrication. Eventually, the turbo will fail and cause severe damage within the intake tract of your motor.
It’s a fresh start to a new year, and it’s time to turn a new leaf. No more procrastination on getting that weird noise coming from your engine checked out. It’s time to take care of things at the first sign of failure and making sure that maintenance checks are made no matter how big or small. Here’s to keeping your vehicle in check!
Here’s how to be ahead of the most common car failures.