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  • Volkswagen Timing Chain

    When Should You Replace the Timing Chain in Your Volkswagen

    It is not unusual to hear about replacing timing belts in car engines, and there are specific service periods in which replacements are recommended so that you don’t suffer engine damage from a broken timing belt. Some cars do not have a timing belt, though. Some Volkswagens, for example, have a timing chain instead. So what then is the distinction between timing belts and timing chains?

    Timing Belts

    A timing belt is a high-quality rubber belt with teeth. It… Read More
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    How to Deal with a DME Communication Failure in Volkswagen

    The Digital Motor Electronics (DME) controls most of the significant aspects of the operation of the engine. This part helps the engine maintain excellent reliability, maximum performance, low fuel consumption, and fewer emissions. When this part begins to fail, it can wreak havoc in your engine in very noticeable ways. Below are some of the signs of DME failure and how you should respond.

    How a DME Functions

    The DME sensors detect all elements and factors affecting… Read More