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    06 Jetta TDI died on freeway, won't start back up.

    Oilhammer, No cylinder head or engine needed, up and running with the new/used set of injectors and a used rocker arm assembly. Fresh oil and fuel filter, driving the car again couple hundred miles in... ;) I'm going to start running some LM Purge/Injector cleaner through it more often. So the...
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    Key won't turn all the way in ignition

    A good post here on some details: https://www.vwvortex.com/threads/key-wont-turn-in-ignition.8942225/
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    Key won't turn all the way in ignition

    Just ran into this problem on a 08 2.5 MKV Jetta. Will I need to replace all these parts or can I get away with only replacing the lock housing? https://volkswagen.worldoemparts.com/ Ignition Switch Product ID: 1K0-905-849-B Remove $57.12 Quantity $57.12 Lock...
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    Source for used tranny

    Car-part.com or try craigslist auto parts. Also ebay.
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    PD Injector Differences

    Does anyone know the difference between BRM injector part # 045 130 073 T vs 038 130 073 BN 045130073T vs 038130073BN Both interchangeable?
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    WTB: Set of 4 BRM TDI 1.9 Injectors

    Did you email me today, where are you located? How can I get in touch with you?
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    WTB: Set of 4 BRM TDI 1.9 Injectors

    Prefrably under 150k from running car, ready to buy. email nolana8@gmail.com
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    06 Jetta TDI died on freeway, won't start back up.

    Update: So the TDI mechanic installed a used rocker arm and reinstalled the aluminum plugs and car started up ran rough and had a misfire on Cylinder #1. He came to conclusion the #1 injector is bad and then did a compression test with positive results (good compression) He wants to replace the...
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    06 Jetta TDI died on freeway, won't start back up.

    Definitely have mechanics saying take the head off and rebuild others saying its fixable without removing head. Mixed opinions. Would rather do it one way correctly then have to do the job twice.
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    06 Jetta TDI died on freeway, won't start back up.

    No the mechanic didn't damage anything this was a trustworthy 5 star rated VW Audi shop, they mostly work on gas models. The car is now at another shop and getting a further look into it before proceeding to fix or find out if head needs rebuilding. I wasn't aware of Franko6 offering a partial...
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    06 Jetta TDI died on freeway, won't start back up.

    Oilhammer I got a response from a TDI mechanic here regarding my issue, what do you think about his thoughts? "It's not common for an injector to cause a head to be damaged and if it does, that injector likely also needs to be replaced. In all the ways an injector can cause a head to be...
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    06 Jetta TDI died on freeway, won't start back up.

    Most likely the cylinder head is oem unless the timing belt broke, the belt looks brand new. The car only has 144k on it. I bought it with around 137k in Montana. This car is package 2, has a mint interior and almost perfect body outside of pass side low quarter panel small dent. Hopefully it...
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    WTB: BRM Cylinder head, new used rebuilt?

    What year/model did that come on?
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    WTB: BRM Cylinder head, new used rebuilt?

    Might need one soon hopefully not but just seeing what is out there.
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    06 Jetta TDI died on freeway, won't start back up.

    How much do you charge for that parts and labor?
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