NOISE COMING OUT IN THE ENGINE

  • Tiny
  • degz0608
  • 2006 Volkswagen GTI
  • 155 miles

The noise coming out in the engine is more like a high pitch note. When I remove the dip stick in front of the engine. The one you use to check the level of you engine oil that sound automatically cancels out, But if you put it back the noise comes back again. What seems to be the problem?
Hope you can help.

Sunday, August 5th, 2012 AT 6:02 PM

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  • Tiny
  • ASEMaster6371
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The end of the dipstick may be hitting the crankshaft.

Either that or there may be pressure or vacuum at the tube, which is not good.

Roy

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Sunday, August 5th, 2012 AT 6:21 PM
  • Tiny
  • degz0608
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What would be the best way to repair it?

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Sunday, August 5th, 2012 AT 6:29 PM
  • Tiny
  • ASEMaster6371
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Dont know whats wrong with it yet. You are our eyes and ears.

Help us out and let us know what it sounds like with my suggestions. Is it a hissing sound? Is it pressure? Or is it the stick hitting the crank?

Roy

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Sunday, August 5th, 2012 AT 6:45 PM
  • Tiny
  • degz0608
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It sounds like a metal to metal contact.

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Sunday, August 5th, 2012 AT 6:49 PM
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Bend the end of the dipstick and try it and see

Roy

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Sunday, August 5th, 2012 AT 7:07 PM
  • Tiny
  • exovcds
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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w9LYHvVAsgM

You are welcome!

Thomas

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Sunday, August 5th, 2012 AT 10:44 PM
  • Tiny
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Forgot to mention you can get the new PCV part from VW & install it yourself.

Thomas

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Sunday, August 5th, 2012 AT 11:11 PM
  • Tiny
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Nice, Thomas

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Sunday, August 5th, 2012 AT 11:39 PM
  • Tiny
  • degz0608
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Yes thats the same problem I got. Thank you very much. The mechanic that look at it said that I have to change my engine.

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Monday, August 6th, 2012 AT 2:30 AM
  • Tiny
  • exovcds
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Glad to have been able to help. Hope you didn't bent your dipstick (joking).

Google 2.0l fsi pcv for parts & DIY how to.

Thomas

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Monday, August 6th, 2012 AT 2:56 AM

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