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Turbo loud whistling and lots of smoke coming out of the exhaust

Hi i have got a 52 plate vw golf gt tdi 150 bhp, every time i press the acclerator it is unresponsive and when it does go the turbo is loud and lots of smoke comes out of the back

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OK now what i am going to tell you, you need to listen to....
sounds like your turbo is on the way out and need to be repaired or replaced
if you continue driving the car the spool may snap and go into your motor and that will cost you a new motor
stop driving it...
if you need to don't push the car be soft
diesels are not a good car to push anyway
take it and get it fixed or you will be out of pocket for some time
i have had this happen here and it is not worth the damage

Posted on Dec 28, 2008

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