WHAT IS THE PART ON THE LEFT SIDE OF THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT IN MY ?
1984 Volkswagen Van
September, 21, 2012 AT 4:53 AM
It looks like an alternator and has a belt connected to it. In my van it is leaking some kind of black stuff that dried and is hard. When I try to crank my engine it makes this loud, whining sound. The van won't start, but it turns over just fine.