Timing belt broke - replaced 14 valves, water pump, etc. Should tensioner have been included in that work - it is now rattling & has to be replaced. Also speedometer won't work above 60 nor will cruise control work. Are either of these related to prior work?
Tensioner on 2002 Volkswagen Beetle
by kalie in Rio Rancho, NM on October 26, 2009
ANSWER by lawrenceg on October 26, 2009
The speedo/cruise problem may be related to the ABS System, but it will need to be diagnosed and then a determination can be made to it's relation to the previous work The tensioner should have been replaced, no doubt.
ANSWER by Visitor on April 28, 2010
Included no..changed yes
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