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VW passat: vw 2.8L v6 engine- I have a no start problem and

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vw 2.8L v6 engine- I have a no start problem and I did a compression check and found out all 6 cylinders have zero compression. I even wet the cylinders by pouring a bit of oil in and still Zero. How is it possible to have Zero compression on All 6 Cylinders??? I checked all the timing marks and everything is good there.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: VW
Expert:  Martin replied 1 year ago.
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Please tel me more how did this come about. With more information I might be able to assist you with this.
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Martin.
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
didn't I explain everything in my original post???
Expert:  chris replied 1 year ago.
hi there if the piston rings are worn this can cause a 0 compression all cylinders but the timing marks will still be on, next step would be a cylinder leak down test