100000 mi. do I need to change the timing belt and water pump? thanks in advance on 2005 Volkswagen Passat TDI

100000 mi. on my vw. do you recomend timing belt change?

by in Franklin, IN on October 28, 2010
3 answers 2 comments
ANSWER by on October 28, 2010
absolutely. good preventive maintenamce. especially with the diesel. Roy
COMMENT by on November 16, 2010
thanks ,I was able to bypass the vw dealership , very happy withthe euro-tech shop that did the work.
ANSWER by on October 28, 2010
Tensioner and front engine seals are also suggested Zee
COMMENT by on November 16, 2010
thanks, I had the work done at a shop that work on euro cars. I hope to keep my tdi for another 200,000 miles.
ANSWER by on December 19, 2010
do a search for the balance shaft upgrade!!!! new factory gear design will save your engine.. look on tdi forums for more info.. just trying to help.