Originally Posted by jdiaz
This sprocket was an issue as late as 2007 and 2008 on Passat VR6's! The bolt holding them backs out, grinds a hole into the timing cover, and the cam timing *really* moves all over the place.
Great looking project.
This sprocket issue was different one on the vans. The outer teeth would just wear smooth. It was thought to be a set of improperly hardened sprockets. Only seemed to effect the 99-00 vans.