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My oil pan crack and when I pulled out the old one there were

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My oil pan crack and when I pulled out the old one there were white pices of plastic inside the pan
JA: The mechanics have tons of experience in that area. Are those all of the "symptoms"?
Customer: That I see
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Customer: It's a 2000 Passat 2.8*****
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Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: VW
Expert:  Martin replied 7 months ago.
Hello, Welcome to Just Answer.The plastic pieces can be from the oil pick-up strainer or something else there are several small plastic parts inside the engine. I have seen this a few times but never had a problem with something that came loose. So I would say you do not have to worrie about it. Greetings,Martin.
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Idk there pretty big
Expert:  Martin replied 7 months ago.
Hi,Yes they are sometimes I have seen that too..mostly the pieces are from lips or corners I do not think you have to worrie about them at all. Anyway to strip the engine to find out where they are from will be some undertaking.Greetings,Martin.
Customer: replied 7 months ago.
Well I just put the oil pan and put oil and my check engine light is bliking and feel like is out of time you don't think is the cct crank chain tensioner
Expert:  Martin replied 7 months ago.
Hi,If the chain tensioner is slack then you should also hear a noisy operation from the chain. Greetings,Martin.

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