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Audi A6 Inspection of Water Pump and Timing Belt

Audi A6 Problem
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Model Years Affected: 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001

Engine Affected: 2.8L V6

Average Mileage: 152,500 mi (145,000 mi - 160,000 mi)


The water pump may fail resulting in engine overheating and possible timing belt damage. Overheating and/or timing belt failure can result in very expensive engine repairs. As a precaution, it is recommended to inspect the timing belt and water pump at regular intervals.

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