1999 Volkswagen Passat Q&A
1999 Volkswagen Passat Question: valve cover gaskets
valve cover gaskets oil leek and smoke odor come in the car - email@example.com
Replace the valve cover gaskets ASAP or have a shop do it. It is not easy on the 2.8 V6. here are some shops: https://repairpal.com/directory?address=91316&car_brand_names=Volkswagen - dandd
Engine oil leaks are common from the valve cover gaskets and camshaft chain tensioner gasket.
In February 2010 at 114,000 miles, I had my valve cover gaskets and tensioners replaced because the valves were seeping oil causing a burning smell. Just 17 m...
The car started idling rough and the check engine light went on. Scanning revealed two codes: P0301 Cylinder 1 misfire, and P2181 Engine Cooling System. When changing plugs, I noticed that the plug...
Leaking valve cover gasket
...the plastic water container (radiator overflow). Just inside the driver side fire wall. I had valve cover gaskets replaced just 3 months ago. Brown greasy water in reservoir. Head gasket blown?