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    2008 Caddy BLS engine.

    Hi all,

    I have just purchased my first vw caddy 2008 (modified) with and issue lol.
    The story I was told from the seller. The van stopped running and was put to a garage to he looked over. The engine would turn over (timming belt still in place ) .
    Then the seller phoned the garage a few days later and the person told him that the timming belt has snapped now and to purchase a new engine.
    I have spoke to my friend he has told be to remove the cylinder head and check for damage.
    Now I am looking to find out what tools I need to remove the cylinder head head (name and size).

    Thanks

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    First posts normally go in introductions else you could get a free fix and we never see you again!!!

    Your car spec says 0, only what I've added from this post.

    What has been modified?

    The BLS engine code is fitted to 35 VAG models.

    Manufacturer: VW, Date(s) Used: 06/2005-08/2010, Model: Caddy, Engine Code: BLS, 77Kw, 105PS, 1.9 Ltr, 4 Cyls, Remarks: Turbocharged Direct Injection Pumpe Düse (TDI-PD), 8v Timing belt

    Breaking cambelts are a common problem which you can Google.
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    If you need to ask this question you should not be doing the job...
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    Dark was that day when Diesel conceived his grim engine that begot you, vile invention, more vicious, more criminal than the camera even, metallic monstrosity, bale and bane of our culture, chief woe of our Commonweal. How dare the Law prohibit hashish and heroin yet license your use, who inflate all weak inferior egos? Their addicts only do harm to their own lives: you poison the lungs of the innocent, your din dithers the peaceful, and on choked roads hundreds must daily die by chance-medley. Nimble technicians, surely you should hang your heads in shame. Your wit works mighty wonders, has landed men on the Moon, replaced brains by computers, and can smithy a "smart" bomb. It is a crying scandal that you cannot take the time or be bothered to build us, what sanity knows we need, an odorless and noiseless staid little electric brougham.

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