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    A3 2.0tdi noise from turbo

    Just bought the car and have noticed on initial reving of engine there is a kind of squeel noise from turbo it goes away when i remove actuator pipe no smoke or free play on turbo and actuator moves free and easy drives bang on.

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    Does it sound like a police siren?
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    police siren?no sounds like squealing brakes only for split second when throttle applied .

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    Is it modified (tuned)?
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    These turbo's make little bit of that noise anyway, unless you notice drop in power & very loud whistle then wouldnt worry to much, mine does it & my mates a tuner & he said they do a little anyway especially when tuned aswell.

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    If I have noticed a drop in power and a loud whistle, Is my Turbo gone?
    Audi A3 2.0 TDi Sport - HID's, Parking Sensors, Full Leather, some rattles.....

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    Matty,

    Take it to the garage mate, i had a loud whistle and low and behold the turbo was gone. fhank tuck for warranty i suppose :D

 

 

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