2.0t TSI

How to Check 2.0T TSI Timing Chain Tensioner

Published on January 12, 2016 under Video
How to Check 2.0T TSI Timing Chain Tensioner
Do you know how¬†to Check 2.0T TSI Timing Chain Tensioner. If you drive an 2.0t TSI Audi or VW you may have timing chain¬†tensioner issues. Checking the timing chain tensioner is an EASY DIY! Today I will show you how to check for the older timing chain tensioner that will need to be replaced. Also…
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How The 2.0T TSI Timing Chain Tensioner Fails ~ Video

Published on May 5, 2015 under Video
How The 2.0T TSI Timing Chain Tensioner Fails ~ Video
Today we are looking at how the timing chain tensioner failed on the 2.0t TSI engine. The most common engine code is CCTA. This 2.0t was used in almost all VW models from 2008 and up. While my shop has not seen a super high failure rate, we have seen a good amount. Unlike many…
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Viewer Questions ~ Podcast Episode 59

Published on April 20, 2015 under Podcast
Viewer Questions ~ Podcast Episode 59
Happy Monday everyone. I hope that your week is off to an awesome start. Today on the automotive podcast, I will be taking questions that you sent in via email. To get an automotive question answered, email me Charles(at)HumbleMechanic(DOT)com and put "question for Charles" in the subject. Also if you can ask your question at…
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How The VW 2.0t TSI PCV Valve Fails~ Video

Published on February 3, 2015 under Video
How The VW 2.0t TSI PCV Valve Fails~ Video
Happy Tuesday everyone. Today we are back talking about failed VW parts. This time we are looking at the failure of the 2.0t TSI Positive Crankcase Vent Valve, or PCV. This is a part that can cause some crazy things to happen. PCV used to be a simple little valve that was replaced at maintenance…
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