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I have a 2001 Land Rover Discovery TD5. This vehicle drives…

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Hi. I have a 2001 Land Rover Discovery TD5. This vehicle drives well but creates a droning noise at approx 2100 revs. This is now getting louder and louder every time I use the vehicle. I have had suggestions that the cause is a) the exhaust system - this is original Land Rover and in good condition; b) harmonic balancer - a knowledgeble friend says this is unlikely because the td5 does not have rubber in the harmonic balancer; c) the turbocharger - this seams to be the most likely cause, but how do I check it? thank you

Mechanic's Assistant: How many miles are on the car? How has your mileage been lately?

C.250000

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Discovery yourself? What have you tried so far?

I don't want to do it myself unless it is reasonably simple. I am in my early 70,s, but reasonably fit.

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

That is all, Thank You, Neville.

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