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VW Passat 2008 2.0L FSI Getting error code P0089 car

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VW Passat 2008 2.0L FSI Getting error code P0089 car stalling while idling. Will start again after a few minutes wait. Already changed HPFP and Cam Follower

Mechanic's Assistant: Is the check engine light on? Does the car stall at idle or when driving?

CEL is on and it stalls both while standing and driving.

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Passat yourself? What have you tried so far?

Yes, I’ve replaced the high pressure fuel pump and the cam follower

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

CEL shows P0089 and P2293

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Hello I’m Wolfgang. Did the old follower have a hole through it ? Thanks
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you need an intake camshaft !!! that needs to be replaced first with a new follower again . then recheck afterwards .

it is about a 7.5 hr job

must fix the mechanical first before and if we have to then go to electrical issues if there is still an issue!!

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