TDI Oil in Water?

Asked by Mar 30, 2011 at 09:24 PM about the 2005 Volkswagen Passat GL TDi

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

Have had the Head reworked and the head gasket replaced. Still getting oil in the water. looking for ideas, what could cause this. Has anyone had a problem like this, if so please let me know what helped. Thanks

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If the head was re-worked properly then you probably have a cracked block.

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perhaps the oil cooler is damaged and oil goes in the water, Have a good luck!!

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our mechanic tells me that he bypassed the Oil Cooler all together and still has the problem. I am desperatly hoping that there is a simple solution. We have spent a lot of money trying to keep this car going. Thanks for all your insights.

I have the same problem and I don't know what could it be

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