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Old 21 August 2009, 15:07   #11
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Good point - they are a nightmare - Skods/VW taxis always seem to suffer that at about 90,000 miles.

I think they stopped fitting them to some Transit vans cos of trouble as well.

Wow, I wish you had piped up when I posted this....

http://rib.net/forum/showthread.php?...ghlight=passat

I spent 1000 chasing injector and pump problems before some bright spark told me the Flywheel was probably to blame.
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Old 21 August 2009, 15:10   #12
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Tim if you are having the clutch done I would certainly consider doing the flywheel I think they are abouth 300.
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Old 21 August 2009, 16:33   #13
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i have had a car and a van done by these http://www.bilstonclutchandautocare.co.uk/ both were less than 250 and both have been fine with no problems, is there not a similar setup in your area?
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