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Old 21st September 2003
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Default Turbo Question on my 1997 9000 CSE..HELP

Hello All,
I have a 97 9000 cse and I am experiencing some Turbo? Issues. Here is the scenario. When I apply the throttle and the RPM rises over 3K the turbo seems to lag meaning that I get boost but it seems to drop off then boost again then lag again then boost again I am not getting solid boost through the throttle application. I can actually see the boost needle move up and down on the dash, does anybody have any idea if this might be a turbo problem that will be very expensive to repair. Just to let you all know that the speedometer is not working currently.

Many Thanks,
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Have you checked the obvious?
Vacuum hoses, Air intake hoses and what not?
Do you get a check engine light at all?
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