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    1.8t cam chain tensioner

    Hello, Recently i have changed engine(ARX) oil for my audi, was using 5w40. During the maintenance car wasnt driven for about 2 weeks. After all I noticed rattling sound on the top of the engine(head cover) and huge vibration where chain is located. Rattling sound starts when car warms up and it...
  2. Richazo

    Crankshaft pulley gone off

    Hi, Just had my crankshaft pulley along with the belt gone off near a petrol station, I had my car recovered to my drive next to my house but I am wondering what would be the expenses to get this fixed and if it's worth it instead of buying a new one. It has basically fallen off on the...
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    Looking for diy tensioner replacement 3.0tdi audi c7 4g

    Hi, My 2014 3.0 tdi has a rattle on startup (cold). For earlier models there is a thread “phew, thats a relief” on how to fix this issue, but I can’t seem to find any info on the CDUD engine (other tensioners I guess) Does anyone have more info if this is fixable in the same manner as the...
  4. P

    A3 advice

    Hi all I’m New to the forum and I have just bought an A3 2006 2.0 tdi sline Quattro I have a few concerns and would appreciate some advice. Is this movement on the tensioner normal? Also rear parking sensors don’t work a get a long beep when I put in reverse Mpg averaging 25mpg? Boot only...
  5. T

    B7 BRE Engine Aux belt tensioner

    Hi guys, aux belt sh*t itself today and mangled up around the pillows. Looks like the tensioner failed and let it run off. Can anyone fill me in if this is the right tensioner fora BRE? And possibly how hard it is to change? https://www.eurocarparts.com/p/ina-drive-belt-tensioner-326441090
  6. S3 Hilife

    Cam chain and tensioner replacement

    Hi guys, I’m getting ready to replace my VVT tensioner and chain in a week or so and just want to make sure that 1, I have everything I need and 2, I know exactly what I’m doing lol The parts Ive ordered are: VVT tensioner: 058 109 088 K Cam to cam chain: 058 109 229 B Gasket set Inc half...
  7. pilla

    Camchain/Vacuum pump issue (pics)

    Afternoon, just whipped the neccesary off to have a look at the camchain, Im getting a lot of rattle at low revs, especially when the engine is cold, sounds horrible, sounds a bit like a bearing grating/rasping noise to be honest. Im not sure how to test the camchain or the tensioners condition...
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    Audi A4 B8 1.8 TFSI Timing chain failure

    A4 1.8 tfsi Bought private approx 4 years ago Only local garage services since 2011 (also due) Few weeks ago, EML came on for approx few days then went off again I am from Bolton Car started stalling (not normal) then really struggled to get uphill, managed to get to local garage who has had...
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    Another 2.0T FSI CCZA Timing Chain Tensioner Advice Thread..

    Hello everyone I know there are a few of these threads already knocking around, so apologies for that. I have reviewed them and have a few more questions. The car in question is a 2010 Audi A3 2.0T FSI (CCZA) with 47,300 miles on the odometer. I purchased the car on 8 June with 46,131 miles on...
  10. pj51182

    1.4 Tfsi Timing Chain

    Just had to have my timing chains replaced on my 10 plate A3 with 63k on the clock. Had the Timing chain tensioner replaced at 43k under warranty. Car was sounding rough on a cold start when it had the tensioner replaced. Started to sound awful again recently so took back in to Audi get it...
  11. S

    3,2 FSI Chain Timing - VCDS expert help

    Hi guys! First of all I want to thank you for this amazing forum, I've read a lot about this particular car and this problem. So I bought this car with a rattle sound coming from the upper tensioner. We replaced all the chains and all the tensioners of the car (engine out job) and everything...