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Front end noise

Discussion in 'Audi S4/A4/A4 Cab (B7 Chassis)' started by Stanlee21, Apr 9, 2012.

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    Hi all new on here went to buy an Audi a4 2.0t Quattro 2005 today when lifted bonnet up looked were the belts were and there was a rattle the bloke said it the vv timing it's ok he said any info would be nice it's done 80000
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    I seem to recall reading that the 2.0T is quite a rattly engine.
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    The 2.0t is a rattly engine but there's a common problem with the timing chain tensioner. just done the job on mine a few weeks ago
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    Is it a big job it's like one was rackleing away
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    It can be :) depends if everything goes o.k.
    I had a hell of a job to take the camshaft adjuster bolt off, bolt very tight, prone to rounding and an arse to get at if it rounds.
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    Mines the same always has been, ive just recently posted a similar question as to wether its compulsary to change it.

    or a case of just deal with it lol.
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