Question Answered: Oil Leak/Coolant Leak/Head Gasket Replacement?
April 03, 2012, 04:54 PM
i own a 99 passat 2.8.... have similar problem... found to be oil leak and the burning smell and the smoke is the oil dripping on the exhaust... that ten minutes you mentioned was just about the length of time it takes to heat up the pipes enough to cook that oil when it hits...i never seem to lose that much between oil changes ...half a quart or so... have heard other people with much worse leaks then what i have ....feel fortunate its a pretty costly repair im told...
Problem Reported: Water From Clogged Sun Roof Drains May Damage Control Modules
September 15, 2010, 10:08 PM
<p>Clogged sunroof drains can allow water to enter the interior and accumulate under the carpet where various control modules are mounted. Over time, the accumulated moisture can damage the control modules.</p>