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  1. BKC Timing Belt Tensioner Truth Window Help

    Mk5 VW Jetta, Sportwagen, and Audi A3 TDI forum
    Hey All. And Happy Thanksgiving to our US cousins. I have just completed a timing belt change on my Mk5 Golf 1.9 BKC. Had a whole bunch of problems, such as not being able to get the VW recommended pin into the hole for the camshaft locking, which i got round by using a drill bit, which did...
  2. A Better late than never, Intro/Hi/Thank you for by first Diesel and VW.

    New TDI forum member introductions
    Hi everyone, Jeff from Kenner (New Orleans) Louisiana here. I came across a random opportunity for my first project car back in May on a 05 Passat TDI for a ridiculous price. The previous owner had several TDI Passats and was very knowledgeable on what its issues were. So before I made by...
  3. Timing belt, cam replacement, and blower motor and master cylinder replacement - beware Rockauto.

    Mk5 VW Jetta, Sportwagen, and Audi A3 TDI forum
    I've been sweating through a long and seemingly unending repair process on my 06 TDI, affectionately known as Jetta Jameson (what can I say, she's a cheap, dirty girl who gets around). She had 197K miles and it was time for a timing belt. Easy enough, until I inspected the cam. I really...
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