Im coming up on 100,000 miles since i replaced the original cam on my diesel to a colt cam. I have 250,000 miles on the car now.
I was just wondering how members are doing on their second or maybe third cams. Are people seeing any abnormal wear? Or need to replace another one...
I bought a 06 Jetta tdi with the brm motor. I recently replaced the turbo and put the old vnt actuator on the new turbo and now when trying to drive full vacuum is applied to the actuator keeping the vanes closed all the time. I vacuum tested the actuator and it starts to move at 1in of vacuum...
I'm hearing an occasional clicking/popping sound from (sounds like) the front drivers side wheel well. I've popped off the wheel and nothing looks terribly amiss.
I've been unable to pinpoint suspension conditions that cause it. It does not reliable make the noise when...
I have been doing some reading on the cam issue for my 2006 jetta. and with so many options out there to buy cams and cam-kits its hard to pick one. what cam do you think is the best bang for your buck?
and one more question: do you need the vag-com software or is it just nice to do the cam...
Trying to diagnose the dreaded hesitation below 2000rpm on my 06 TDI
The car is new to me so I just finished doing all routine maintenance which is as follows:
- New Camshaft
- New black coated followers
- New cam bearings/bolts
- Adjusted PD injectors with new cam
- New timing...
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