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    is it bad news?

    i was driving home today giving my car a bit and suddenly i got a big bang and the car cut out! when i opened the bonnet the pipe from the intercooler had come off when i put it back on the car had power but their was a winding noise coming from by the top of the turbo? any help would be great.
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    winding noise? as in air rushing? or whining noise as in what yer mrs does?

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    sounds like air or a belt. when i start the car its very loud but as the car settles t drops thats what makes me think its the turbo picking up?
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    iv had the pipe blow off the top of the intercooler too,was normal again tho after i tightened it back on....
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    make sure the pipe aint got a split
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