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  1. Buring oil at idle...

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi there... again. I have rebuilted my engine last year, changed the block, rods & pistons, gave the head for a head job. changed the turbo to a USED one with no shaft play. I bought the car with the destroyed engine, I did not have the chance to do it by myself!!! :) So, the oil in...
  2. Buring Oil Smell- PCV System in 03 V6?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have a 150K+ on a 03 GLX Wagon with a 2.8 (mostly highway). Recently, I've started to smell the symbolic VW "buring oil" smell only once at engine temp. My research suggests that I check the "PCV System" for build-up and valve cover gaskets for leaks. Is there an actual "PCV valve" to check...
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