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    Default HELP- has my turbo gone ?

    Instead of my turbo kicking in at about 2500-3000revs and the car accellerating quicker and going pssst, it now just keeps accellerating at the same rate and makes a steady sssshhhhhhh sound. If that makes sense ? Like there is air coming out the turbo sort of . Please help ?

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    It sounds like you have a leak somewhere between the turbo and the intercooler/or inlet manifold, possibly a hose has split or has come loose at one of the clips. What engine is it?

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    2.2 dti, and where do i look ? Is the turbo the silver thing behind the engine ? That seems to be where the noise is coming from

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    The turbo is at the rear of the engine yes. Get someone to rev the engine to about 2000 rpm and have a look/listen for the leak.

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    Found the leak , its on the big black pipe at the front of the engine. When you rev the engine it blows up like a balloon before going into the silver bit in front of the engine. Does that mean something is blocked which caused the split or is the split causing it to expand ? I will try to find a picture

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    Trim : 9-3 Vert

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    My guess is you will have a split hose somewhere. My 2.2dti Saab used to do it all the time. Hose's for that were 70 quid a time so i used to just tape them up. Alternatively the bull dog clips do have a habit of coming loose if not done up properly. Just check all your hose's for tears.

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    Is there a photo of the 2.2 dti engine on here anywhere ?

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    Just seen your post above. As i said used to do it all the time in my Saab. doesnt mean there is any problem. Just tape it up and itll be fine.

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    http://www.vectra-c.com/forum/showth...t=photo+engine , on this photo it is the big black pipe at the front. What is it ?

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    To the right of centre, between engine and battery cover.

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