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How A VW Throttle Body Failed with VAG-COM Demo ~ Video

Published on June 30, 2015 under Video
How A VW Throttle Body Failed with VAG-COM Demo ~ Video
Today we are looking at more failed Volkswagen and Audi parts. This part is not the most common failing part, but they do fail. In addition to the normal flow of a failed parts video, I have added some basic Vag-Com diagnostic DIY. These failures can occur on just about any generation of Volkswagen or…
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How VW Turbochargers Fail ~ Video

Published on June 23, 2015 under Video
How VW Turbochargers Fail ~ Video
  Hey everyone. We are back talking about more failed Volkswagen parts. Today we look at how VW turbochargers fail. I have been trying to get my hands on a bad turbo for a long time. This one is extra cool because it is a bad turbo from a MK7 GTI! Sponsor Of The Day…
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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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How VW Wheel Bearings Fail ~ Video

Published on April 15, 2015 under Video
How VW Wheel Bearings Fail ~ Video
No you are not dreaming, it is Wednesday. Normally we do failed parts videos on Tuesday. But I have been a little behind this week. Today we are looking at the failure of VW wheel bearings. The bearing show are from the newer generation VW cars, about 2005.5 and up. While the older VW cars…
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How VW C.V. Boots Fails ~ Video

Published on March 24, 2015 under Video
How VW C.V. Boots Fails ~ Video
Today we are looking at the failure of C.V. boots. I have replaced a ton of boots over the years. Even a few on my own personal VWs. I might even say they are maintenance. These boots may also be called axle boots Sponsor of the day Today‚Äôs show is sponsored by Deutsche Auto Parts.…
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How The VW TDI Balance Shaft Module Fails ~ Video

Published on March 17, 2015 under Video
How The VW TDI Balance Shaft Module Fails ~ Video
Today we are looking at more failed Volkswagen parts. This is the failure of the TDI Balance Shaft Module. This part came out of a 2005 B5.5 Passat TDI. This is not an extremely common failure, but it can be very expensive to fix. You may also hear this referred to as the Oil Pump…
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