A DSG transmission is lighter than a comparable automatic with the same number of speeds.
The PCV valve uses the vacuum from the intake manifold to regulate the flow of gases from the crankcase.
Calibrations can be done accurately on a front-facing camera with the Hunter ADASLink diagnostic scan tool.
Joe Keene discusses how to calibrate the surround view system on a VW/Audi vehicle.
Both systems generate friction to slow the wheels, but they use different designs to do it.
When everything is working as it should, the DCT should operate seamlessly during their everyday driving.
Some owners of VWs & Audis have experienced performance or drivability concerns tied to faulty intake manifolds.
Misfire faults have been related to conditions like loose/damaged electrical connections, poor circuit grounds and more.
Today, it is difficult to find a European vehicle without a light or warning messages to get the driver to change the oil.
A quick look at the list of VW and Audi engine codes will make your head spin. Before starting any repair, you should know the engine code, production date and country of origin.
The Volkswagen VR6 engine, introduced in 1994, has a narrow “V” configuration that allows six cylinders to be mounted in the same area as a four-cylinder engine. While head gasket failure is not a common occurrence, it does occur on engines where the cooling system has been neglected due to a lack of regular maintenance. With that said, here are seven tips to make a head gasket job a little easier.