So far the dealer took care of the warranty and recall campaigns. Factory Owner Manual It should also be noted that the Factory Audi Owner Manuals for our 2003 Audi Allroad 2. Needed timing belts and suspension bushings, but was otherwise perfect not a door ding on a 11 year old car! Once I removed the camshafts, I also saw significant wear on the hydraulic cam followers lifters. Any insight will be welcome. Should I be concerned about a lighter weight oil? It was the best decision that was made. All of Chilton's online content for the 2002 Audi A6 is updated monthly, so you'll have the most recent information on hand for any Do-It-Yourself project. The most critical valve train component impacting fuel mileage on Audi V6 2.
Please Do Not Accept Any Imitations!. I ordered two new camshafts. Don't waste time calling around to your local bookstores or waiting for a repair manual to arrive by mail. This reduces the engine's internal dynamic drag or friction. Some owners have expressed concern regarding the use of a lighter weight oil 0w30 versus using a heaver oil weight 5w40. Notes: Gasket - From camshaft position sensor housing to cylinder head.
The hydraulic lifter in a car's engine uses oil pressure to adjust a plunger and take up all the clearance in the valve train. Find your 2002 Audi A6 repair manual right now at Chilton. I'm undecided on whether to replace all the lifters or reuse the ones with minimal wear. We'll find out soon enough for I found a great independent German mechanic that won't rake me over the coals. Styling in and around the car, such as the head and taillamps, is slightly modified and new interior and exterior colors expand your choices.
The numbers on the top are the measured wear in thousandths of an inch. Not only can does it look fantastic, but the power to go just as fast from 60 to 120 as i do from 0 to 60 is the most amazing performance ever!! Melling offers a wide range of designs including mechanical flat lifters, mechanical roller lifters, hydraulic flat lifters and hydraulic roller lifters. Other mechanical changes this year include stronger brakes, an improved stability control system and BrakeAssist. And should Ikeep driving it with that sound? Audi oil recommendations, specifications, quality standards, and oil viscosity weight are specified in your owner's manual. This revolutionary motor oil is manufactured in Germany to exact oil quality standards. Not me, but if you take it to a large parts store. Consult your owner's manual for the correct type of Audi oil that is to be used for your specific Audi model.
Other mechanical changes this year include stronger brakes, an improved stability control system and BrakeAssist. Hydraulic lifters can begin to fail through normal use of a vehicle. This would be something you would want to check asap because if it is infact a tensioner going out u could end up loosing your timming which inturn will bend valves and worse. . With the high end technology comes expected high repair cost, having a knowledgeable and genuine mechanic will make your ownership worthwhile.
Melling lifters are manufactured from the finest materials and designed for the proper fit and long dependable lifter life. Styling in and around the car, such as the head and taillamps, is slightly modified and new interior and exterior colors expand your choices. Our 2002 Audi A6 repair manuals include all the information you need to repair or service your 2002 A6, including diagnostic trouble codes, descriptions, probable causes, step-by-step routines, specifications, and a troubleshooting guide. Good car so far by love my Audi on Jun 6, 2010 Vehicle: 2002 Audi A6 3. Fun factor is very high in this vehicle.
It should also be noted that the Factory Audi Owner Manuals for our 2003 Audi Allroad 2. We really couldn't afford the turbo 2. Intake Exhaust Lash Lifters Set For 98-06 Volkswagen Audi 2. I love the high style class listing of car I am in now, a 21 year old with an audi looks like i have rich parents, but my car is nicer than theirs, and I love when people think my parents bought it!! What's New for 2002 The A6 gets a new 220-horsepower 3. At 80 mph, it is still quiet, rock solid, and very comfortable. Ensure Proper FitTo confirm that this part fits your vehicle, enter your vehicle's Year, Make, Model, Trim and Engine in the Compatibility Table.
This is one of the finest driving cars I have ever owned. It can also increase valve train noise, especially during cold start ups. Epic advancements have been made by Ravenol with their production of motor oil. The only hiccup was a rodent chewing through a sensor wire that triggered the check engine light, not a problem with the car design or build quality. OnStar telematics makes its way onto the options list, and you'll be pleased to find a standard six-disc changer in the dashboard.
When lesser quality oils begin to breakdown, the engine accumulates varnish buildup, which then reduces the oil's flow to valve train components. The Audi motor oil information on these pages should not be used as a substitute for what your vehicle owner's manual, factory service manual, or authorized Audi dealer recommends. As a woman in her early 70's has driven American cars all her life, I was impressed with the comfort and feeling of control the moment I got behind the steering wheel and went on the test drive. I'm the envy of all my friends by Shirley K on Oct 10, 2010 Vehicle: 2002 Audi A6 3. This could have been for some of the above stated performance benefits.
Thoroughly flushing your fluids at the proper intervals can help your car reach 150,000 miles and beyond. Years later I am happy to say this has been the best car I have ever owned. Has anyone seen this condition? This could have been for some of the above stated performance benefits. I am in the process of getting a few things worked on for time service interval like my timing wow expensive water pump, and other maintenance, but have not ran into many problems!! This car's handling and brakes have already prevented a rather horrible high-speed accident when a 2-ton truck decided to go from 80-20 about 12 feet in front of me. Be sure to have your engine lifters replace with aftermarket replacement engine lifters as soon as it starts to give you trouble. Yet, for many Audi owners, this seems to be one of the most neglected areas of maintenance.