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2001 jetta 2.0 plastic bits in oil pan, replacing engine

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2001 jetta 2.0 plastic bits in oil pan
JA: When was your last oil change?
Customer: replacing engine now
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: trying to determine where the plastic came from, this is the used replacement engine
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: I have photos of the bits
Submitted: 4 months ago.
Category: VW
Expert:  Martin replied 4 months ago.

Hello, Welcome to just answer.

The timing chain tensioners and the sump splash plate are made from plasticks of a different type and it might be from any one of the two.



Customer: replied 4 months ago.
Thanks for the answer.
Expert:  Martin replied 4 months ago.


If the engine does not make a noise it should be fine to use.



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