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  1. Post timing belt change surging/bucking

    Mk5 VW Jetta, Sportwagen, and Audi A3 TDI forum
    I changed the timing belt today on my 06 TDI BRM with 192K. It was my first time changing the belt on the VW but I’ve changed timing belts many times on other vehicles. I followed the instructions from Exo VCDS on YouTube. I used the proper cam lock and crank lock and am very confident that...
  2. Newbie

    New TDI forum member introductions
    I just got into the TDI world with a fixer upper so I joined the site. I am a long-standing hobby wrencher but this is my first VW diesel. I have been having trouble accessing the information on the site also as many of you can relate. I wanted to share some files found in the web archives while...
  3. Rejoining as New Member - DeenPD from Bowie, MD - Hello Fellow Dieselers!

    New TDI forum member introductions
    Hello everyone, I have been a member for about 2 years on the forum but somehow I could not login anymore. So I rejoined as a new member. Its a shame to have lost all the posts but its all good. I have a 2005 VW Passat Wagon TDi with Automatic Transmission. I bought it in late 2017 and that's...
  4. ‘08 Polo 1.4 tdi Bluemotion

    New TDI forum member introductions
    hello everyone, Thanks for the great forum, tons of info! I’m in Oslo, Norway with an ‘08 Polo 1.4 tdi bluemotion. I’m at 151,000km now and have 2 concerns. 1- There is some squeal when letting the clutch out. Will stop if I let it out slow or have lots of rev. I think it’s a bearing on...
  5. 2000 Jetta TDI Overheating

    VW Mk4 Jetta, Golf, New Beetle, Passat TDI forum
    I have 2x 2003 Jetta Wagon TDI's Recently had the timing belt, water pump, studs, etc replaced. both have seemed to devolp the same problem since then. They both seem to overheat, Have since then replaced the radiator, thermostat 3 times (All 3 Replaced with OEM Thermostat) Burped the coolant...
  6. 2003 jetta timing belt tools seattle area

    VW Mk4 Jetta, Golf, New Beetle, Passat TDI forum
    want to change my timing belt. ordered parts need the special tools. does anyone in the ballard/seattle or kirkland/kenmore area have them and be interested in loaning them? i run a small glass blowing studio and would happily trade one of my quick workshops on how to make a glass...