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blown turbo ??? maybe .

ebbs73 Feb 24, 2011

  1. ebbs73

    ebbs73 Member

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    My car took a funny turn last night , 52 a4 avant 100psi 1.9 derv .

    wife had to stop due to lots of smoke and noise , when i got there and started it , listened to the engine and it sounded like the turbo squealing , i had to move it off the road , when i set off the smoke out of the exhaust was mental , i drove for a bit untill things got rattley and oily smoke in the car ! had it towed home ,
    it starts and moves but soon starts to smoke .
    I think its the turbo gone ? does this seem about right ?
    the cars done alot of milage and not worth going to a garage so going to have a look myself , just need somewhere to start .
    any help ideas woung be great .
    chris
     
  2. hades-

    hades- Yorkshire & Humber Rep. Regional Rep VCDS Map User

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    sounds like the turbo
     
  3. ebbs73

    ebbs73 Member

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    short and sweet .
    Have you had one go ?
    just wondered what it would be like to cahnge ?
     
  4. hades-

    hades- Yorkshire & Humber Rep. Regional Rep VCDS Map User

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    iv had a few go
    loss of power and a blanket of smoke
    dont run it as
    there not to bad to change you need to get a new oil feed pipe aswell
     

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