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2002 Volkswagen Beetle Question: Tensioner



, 1.8L 4 Cylinder Turbo, Rio Rancho, NM, October 26, 2009, 13:47

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?

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  • Answer #1

    October 26, 2009, 15:17

    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.

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  • Answer #2

    Visitor, April 28, 2010, 14:20

    Included no..changed yes

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