Audi Repair Questions? Ask a Mechanic for Answers ASAP
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At 7000 miles, it is a warranty issue.
I would ask for photos of the failed parts, and don't give them too long to do this.
More than likely the cylinder head needs to come off for bent valves.
Yes, any cam belt tensioner bolt should be torqued to a specification.
Unfortunately, some out there tend to do up bolts too tight, in fear of things coming undone.
I think your dealer is trying to look at a bolt fracture as a parts failure, and not a workmanship issue.
I'm an Australian tech.
Your phone call request is still open to all techs throughout the world, so a UK tech may accept your Roger.
My typing error should read a UK tech may accept your call.
Will you be talking to your dealer tomorrow?
Hello again Roger,
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I hope my advice has been of assistance to you.
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