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VW MKIV-A4 TDIs (VE and PD) This is a general discussion about A4/MkIV Jetta (99.5-~2005), Golf(99.5-2006), and New Beetle(98-2006). Both VE and PD engines are covered here.

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Old December 13th, 2012, 05:07   #1
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Started to head to work this morning, got a block from home and the engine got real loud and lost power. Not a complete shutdown, just low power. It came out of nowhere, never done this before. I just turned around and got it back in the garage, didn't want to drive it in this condition. Any ideas, or anyone near Chandler, Az that could give me some direction on this?

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Old December 13th, 2012, 05:11   #2
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Perhaps one of the EGR pipes to/from the EGR cooler broke, causing loss of exhaust pressure to operate the turbocharger, causing a low boost issue. Or an intake pipe piopped loose. If either, it is relatively minor.

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Thanks for the reply. Just checked and those parts look fine, no signs of any problems. My first thought was an IC boot, as those have blown off/broken on my truck and are very loud. But that's all intact...Still searching
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