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Kevin, VW Mechanic
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How likely is value damage when cam tensioner fails. the car

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how likely is value damage when cam tensioner fails. the car ran but was rough sounding at low rpms
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: VW
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
2008 Jetta Wolfsburg with 2.0 turbo. The engine started and the car was running when it went to the dealership. Dealer says cam tensioner. the error on my reader was PC0011.
Expert:  Kevin replied 1 year ago.

Hi im kevin these are an interference engine so its likely the only way to know for sure is to time engine up and see if it runs and check compressions