Volkswagen Passat Forum banner

1 - 2 of 2 Posts

·
Registered
Joined
·
3 Posts
Discussion Starter #1
2002 VW Passat FWD 2.8L V6 just bought 2 weeks ago only driven 1 day & now I've got a chain broke & broken through the valve cover! Wth?!
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
1,064 Posts
Unlikely to be the oil pump underneath the valve cover, more likely the cam chain on that side. You engine has a main timing belt and 2 chains, one for each bank. If the chain broke, the valves are probably bent on that side.
 
1 - 2 of 2 Posts
Top