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Heyup i have a vw passat 1.8 on v pl8 and it has a nosie comeing from the engine it sounds like a hydrolic tapet it's a awfull ratling noise it sounds like a disle

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Could be a timing belt tensioner.
But you did not say if this is a turbo, 16 valve, or 20 valve?
The 20 valve engine did have camshaft problems worth examining for,

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