SOLD SOLD SOLD 2004 Jetta tdi Wagon, Manual trans, oem+, Needs turbo replaced $2,100
I am selling my 04 tdi wagon, I bought this car from the original owner because he was in his 70's and no longer wanted to drive stick. Car gets 700+ a tank no matter how you drive it. Car will NEED A TURBO. A...
Yes sir, all you need is a wrecked b5.5 passat. Not all of them have them but you should be able to find a set. I had a set for sale for 15bucks and no takers ended up giving them away but they do telescope and yes.....it's a must have.
Thanks for all the help guys!!!! got the intercooler cleaned and it runs pretty good now. Still lots of grey smoke at 3/4 or more throttle input but I'm thinking that'll go away.
New to me turbo seems good (if it lasts a year i'll be happy with it then i'm going vnt17, I know that it sounds...
Lifter are pretty common to go bad. I had one die in my alh and swapped it out with a 5cyl 20valve one that was laying around. I'd check cam for heat stress while you're there. Sounds like you're on the right track though. GL
Thank you all for your answers (I really do love this forum, so positive and direct)
To answer your questions:
-Oil was everywhere externally,(dip stick broke the same day=total fluke), and internally.
-Lifters are new and the nitrided so hopefully they are just fine
I'll be working on this...
Car-2004 jetta wagon 5-speed bew tdi (pd100)
Turbo died at work a few weeks back, Oil everywhere. Shut it down quick and got it towed home.
I sourced a gently used kp39 from a friend and put the car back together. (While I was there I also did hi-flex oil feed line from a vendor and pd150im...