There is this weird noise that is sort of like wistleing, whining, or like its rubbing somewhere on my 06 Passat 2.0t. . Noise is only on cold start. Do you have any ideas on what it is? Please HELPP?


Asked by Oct 08, 2013 at 12:26 AM about the 2006 Volkswagen Passat 2.0T

Question type: General

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Open the hood when you start it at the cold starts, look in the belt area, probably a bad pulley bearing, worn belt or tensioner.

i was just on you tube and saw that if you pull the oil dip stick out and the noise lessens you need to replace the PVC.

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