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Hey folks, I have a 2006 1.2 Polo, 55hp, with the BMD engine code.. 97k miles if relevant At the minute it's burning oil at a rate of knots, currently my theory is the PCV/crankcase breather valve is gone, as there's a light film of oil building up on the outside of it - I was wondering if anyone knew the part number for this? I've tried to find out to no avail, and the local VW dealership isn't getting back to me Incidentally, if anyone also knows the oil sump plug crush washer dimensions that would be super handy! I've been a bit naughty and reused the old
Hi Gents, I have a few questions below, first some background. I have a 1991 Polo Mk2F with AAU engine, 126k mi, and it's been off the road for 5 years. Decided to get it back on the road so have repaired some mice-chewed indicator and heater-blower wires under the dash (I now own a cat!). Checked all fluids OK and fired her up, started first time :-), getting up to temp she smells a bit rich, but I've only driven modern cars recently so maybe had forgotten how older cars smell. The oil filler cap hole has always smelled a bit petroly in previous years, but all previous MOTs hav
Hi all, my 1.4 8v polo (AEX) is having some odd issues, they’re not much of a problem at the moment but want to nip anything in the bud. 90% of the time it idles fine but occasionally it’ll idle at a noticeable higher speed for 10-20 seconds and then drop down to a near stall before stabilising again. Recently I’ve also noticed that sometimes if I stall the car it’ll be very sluggish to start again, struggling at about 500rpm until I give it some throttle, it’ll run fine again after that. I’m wondering if this has anything to do with the temp sensor? It seems to heat up fin