Volkswagen Golf TDI Problem Report
Volkswagen Golf TDI Loss of Power Due to Oil and Carbon Build Up in Intake Manifold
Oil and carbon tend to build up, creating restrictions in the intake manifold. Symptoms will be loss of power (sometimes severe) and poor fuel economy.
I took the intake hose off the other day because I was inside the engine fixing power steering issue and noticed this problem. I too have it. - dskv
Loss of power an fuel milage cleaned the egr valve still have problem - Visitor
Majorly reduced engine power and reduced gas mileage...Needed to be soaked for almost two days to "ungunk" it. - Visitor
my car looses power on hot days and stalls. Only happens during the summer hot months. - Visitor
One or more power windows may fail. Our technicians tell us this is commonly due to a failed wi...
fumes coming from the manifold but can't find the connection
To avoid sludge accumulation inside the engine, our technicians recommend using the proper synt...
Because of issues with the glow plugs and/or the glow plug wiring harness from the control rela...
Engine oil leaks are common from the valve cover gaskets and camshaft chain tensioner gasket.