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Loud popping....must be exhaust related

i have a early 99 psd and i was just coming down a hill and my truck started popping really loud and sounded like the down pipe came loose from something.

i looked at it and didn't see anything loose from anything, pre or post turbo. i was still getting boost so i'm assuming my turbo didn't sieze or anything.

exhaust gasket? can't really think of anything else..

Thanks for help in advance


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Does it still do it?
Is it making the sound both sitting still and while driving?
Is the sound directly related to engine rpm and not truck speed?

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