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I have a Ford Focus TDCI 2003 Ghia. My Turbo is starting to whistle, more when cold. I am not loosing any power it still goes like stink. I am concened that it may fail. Does this meen that the turbo could fail at any moment?

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Turbo gone in Focus GHIA 06 any idea cost of parts

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You better have it looked at.ther are various reasons for this fault.better be safe than sorry.

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