Polo tdi power loss

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Polo tdi power loss

Postby citigolf1.4i » Tue Mar 15, 2011 9:44 pm

Hi guys

I have a 2007 polo tdi (96kw) ok so a few weeks ago my turbo packed up,after the turbo change was done along with cambelt & waterpump the car is not boosting correctly.My main problem is that if i drive the car hard (robot to robot ) the car has no power at all,if i stop switch off start up again its fine.Boost seems to be coming in at 2000+RPM,any help we be great.


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Re: Polo tdi power loss

Postby dood786 » Tue Mar 15, 2011 9:45 pm

Who did the repair?
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Re: Polo tdi power loss

Postby Rsi huntered » Tue Mar 15, 2011 9:48 pm

well the turbo's generally come inn at 2000RPM on the tdi.....

check it up and see if u can pick up any faults on it
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Re: Polo tdi power loss

Postby citigolf1.4i » Tue Mar 15, 2011 10:06 pm

B K motors -

In 6th gear at 80km-90km it struggles to get to 100km

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Re: Polo tdi power loss

Postby dood786 » Tue Mar 15, 2011 10:27 pm

Take it back there
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Re: Polo tdi power loss

Postby g60 golf » Wed Mar 16, 2011 6:51 am

New or recon unit?

Take it back and let them check the errors and take it from there.
If it is recon unit they have 10-1 not adjusted waste gate/vains correct.
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Re: Polo tdi power loss

Postby citigolf1.4i » Wed Mar 16, 2011 9:20 am

I've been back there almost everyday it's a new turbo the mechanic said it could be a faulty boost controller but he does not have a new one to test with, my point is only after the turbo change did this happen

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Re: Polo tdi power loss

Postby MeTsU » Wed Mar 16, 2011 9:33 am

citigolf1.4i wrote:B K motors -

In 6th gear at 80km-90km it struggles to get to 100km

I wouldn't load like that either.
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Re: Polo tdi power loss

Postby JVR » Wed Mar 16, 2011 10:06 am

citigolf1.4i wrote:the mechanic said it could be a faulty boost controller


Get a new mechanic
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Re: Polo tdi power loss

Postby dazza » Wed Mar 16, 2011 10:17 am

Get the car to a vw dealership to get it checked. Take it from there
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Re: Polo tdi power loss

Postby Tdi jetta 4 ever » Wed Mar 16, 2011 10:27 am

Check all the vacuum pipes for leaks and if connected properly. Also check if maf sensor is plugged in properly. Don't take everything for granted, its your car so check everything out yourself after a service. Did they adjust the timing after changing the cambelt?

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Re: Polo tdi power loss

Postby slyfly » Wed Mar 16, 2011 11:32 am

Take it to Trevor. 083 309 5033.
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Re: Polo tdi power loss

Postby citigolf1.4i » Wed Mar 16, 2011 4:25 pm

Thanks guys for all the help gonna start checking everything then go to vw

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