2000 Volkswagen Passat Q&A
2000 Volkswagen Passat Question: no compression
I had just spent $1388.00 on having the timming belt,tentioner,water pump all new belts,oil change with 10w30 syn oil.I was driving the car at 45 mph and the motor quit.Oil was leaking under car.Motor turns over and belts are turning.Took it to dealer that did the work and they said there was nothing wrong with the work they did but for a extra $200 the check to see what the problem is.O there is not any compression in any cylnder Any suggetions.Thanks Randy P.s i know this is a long one - RandyQ
Uh...what? Sorry to say that things sound a bit fishy. I mean, you had the timing belt and water pump replaced, and now all of the sudden you have oil leaking out and no compression? AND they charged you $200 to figure it out??? Find another shop, quickly, and cut your losses; you may be going after them if you find what they say is not true. Keep in mind - i'm only going by statistics and probability - sure, your car could have had another failure occur...but...boy...odds are against it... - DaveJHM
It turns over, no oil leaks, and no over heats
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