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VW 2.0L TDI Diesel Service Opportunities

The official designation of the 2.0L TDI engine is the EA189, CBEA or CJAA, a 16-valve engine with a cast-iron block and aluminum cylinder head.

VW/Audi PCV Service

The PCV valve uses the vacuum from the intake manifold to regulate the flow of gases from the crankcase.

Volkswagen Engine Misfire Diagnosis

Misfire faults have been related to conditions like loose/damaged electrical connections, poor circuit grounds and more.

VW Four Motion

A DSG transmission is lighter than a comparable automatic with the same number of speeds.

VW, Audi Lane Departure Warning Camera Calibration (VIDEO)

Calibrations can be done accurately on a front-facing camera with the Hunter ADASLink diagnostic scan tool.

VW/Audi Surround View Camera Calibration (VIDEO)

Joe Keene discusses how to calibrate the surround view system on a VW/Audi vehicle.

Differences Between Disc And Drum Brakes

Both systems generate friction to slow the wheels, but they use different designs to do it.

VW HVAC Service

Volkswagen HVAC systems have come a long way.

Audi Dual Clutch Transmissions

When everything is working as it should, the DCT should operate seamlessly during their everyday driving.

VW Intake Manifold

Some owners of VWs & Audis have experienced performance or drivability concerns tied to faulty intake manifolds.

Condition-Based Oil Calculations: BMW, VW and Mercedes

Today, it is difficult to find a European vehicle without a light or warning messages to get the driver to change the oil.

VW/Audi Timing Belt Repairs

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.