Mechanics

VOLKSWAGEN GOLF ENGINE PROBLEM

1998 Volkswagen Golf • 70,000 miles

What are the symptoms of needing a new timing belt for my Golf GL
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October 31, 2012.



The belts can jump teeth and affect power / performance. But usually the belt lets loose and the engine stops running.

2.0L engines can bend valves when the belt breaks. Although most seem to luck out and have no valve damage.

Thomas

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