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    1.7 tdi engine question!!

    can any1 help me with a few problems i have with my van? 1st of all ive bin lookin at my engine 2day n ive noticed that there is three bolt holes at the top front of my engine just at the side of my dip stick where sumat should be! cn any1 shed some light on wats missin? also wen left 2 tick ova my van surges n my lights go dim n bright, any ideas? ive had all da usual suggestions. burn it out n scrap it but i need it so any help will be appreiciated. xxx

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    The dimming and brightening of lights is usually caused by a faulty alternator or dud battery.. Does it do it all the time or just on start up?

    Im sure someone will be along shortly to answer the bolts question
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    all da time but ya only relly notice it wen ive stopped at lites or sumat. any ideas how much it will cost 2 fix n cud i do it meself with basic no how n a haynes manual. xxx

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    Whats he say?

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    Must thing he's texting not posting on a forum

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    sorry x an its she!

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    Quote Originally Posted by ria34 View Post
    sorry x an its she!
    Still not got it. Must be my eyes or something!

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