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I have a 2001 VW Golf TDI with a rough idle. I changed the

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I have a 2001 VW Golf TDI with a rough idle. I changed the injectors today. The injectors were really bad, but I still have rough idle and the car smokes alot on start-up when cold. Please advise.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: VW
Expert:  gomi_otaku replied 1 year ago.

how many miles on the car (and engine)? When is the last time you had the timing belt changed? Has the injection pump ever been replaced? Had the intake/EGR/cooler cleaned out?