No necessarily, why are they taking the head off on the first place? To renew gasket?Quick question; Does the engine of a 2002 Beetle TDi have to be removed to take the head off? We currently have our 02 Beetle in the shop and they claim that the head has to be removed and they have to take the engine out for this.:BS ?
Just read the response from earlier... They only have to take the top part off. Most mechanics want an easy life, so they over charge in the hope you'll refuse and go elsewhere and if you agree it'll be worth their while..No necessarily, why are they taking the head off on the first place? To renew gasket?