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Discussion in 'A3/S3/Sportback (8P Chassis)' started by Budgie21, Mar 8, 2010.

  1. Budgie21

    Budgie21 New Member

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    hi got a 2.0 140tdi done around 70k
    when i hit mid range of revs where the turbo starts to kick in i get a strange noise like a whiney fiz or rattle
    ive been told this could be the dumpvalve would this be correct or is it turbo propblems?
    any help would be great thanks
     
  2. devonmikeyboy

    devonmikeyboy As far from JBS as possible !

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    Diesels don`t have dump valves mate.
     
  3. a3rick

    a3rick The Ibis

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    I had the same problem on my jetta, it was the turbo luckily i had it replaced under warranty
     
  4. Lex

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    #4 Lex, Mar 9, 2010
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  5. devonmikeyboy

    devonmikeyboy As far from JBS as possible !

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    Sorry but that sort of false information is not only totally incorrect but dangerous to post on forums.:tocktock:
     

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