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I change timing bellt recently for audi a6 tdi 2005 model,

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I change timing bellt recently for audi a6 tdi 2005 model, since then the car makes wierd noises it shakes, is it anything to do with the timing
belt. Sometimes it dosent start properly
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Audi
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Expert:  Matt replied 3 years ago.
Hello

yes its quite possible that the timing belt may be a tooth out which would result in a loss of compression pressure and poor starting

if you can let me know what engine size and type this is (3.0 V6, 2ltr 4 cylinder?)

I'll try and provide a timing diagram