2008 Volkswagen Passat Q&A
2008 Volkswagen Passat Question: engine
There is a sensor that will shut down engine if you have low oil pressure. But you don't need a new engine just because the oil is black. Not changing your oil regularly is very bad for the engine. But if your engine is turning over, not knocking, or has bearing noise. He needs to do a compression test, oil pressure test, at a minimum before he can make that diagnosis. You need to get a second opinion, Turbo problems can cause oil pressure troubles too. - torque wrench
occurs when engine has been warmed up
My car smokes [white] could it be the turbo charge.
The water pump may fail resulting in engine overheating and possible timing belt damage. Overhe...
...there the car was making an awful noise. Took it to Firestone and they told me it needs a new engine! So we had to tow it back to Dallas. Anyone know how much it will cost to REPLACE THE ENGINE...