90 TQW turbo
blur at sympatico.ca
Wed Jun 6 17:31:57 EDT 2001
Bill Aplanap wrote:
> Hi Listers,
> The turbo in my 90 Quattro wagon doesn't seem to be working. When the engine rev's get up to where the turbo should kick in, I get a 'whooshing' noise, like I have a broken hose or something. Before I spend next weekend poking around underneath the damn thing, does anyone have any BTDT's that could save me a little time (and $$$).
Sounds like the Michelin Man hose which runs from the intercooler to
the throttle body. If you feel underneath it's probably split. Stay
well away from the dealer when purchasing a new one.
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