Is it OK to drive without engine cover?
Yes, you can drive without the engine cover. If the cover had a felt underneath, the enigne sound may be louder than with cover on. Other than that, you will not have any problems.
Can I leave the engine cover off?
If you work a lot under the hood of your car, you could leave it off,especially if it’s past 200,000 miles, cause you’ll be taking it off a lot! It’ll also help to see leaks or issues easier. However, if you’re proud of your car, you may want to leave it on, because when you pop the hood, it looks better.
Is the VW 2.5 engine reliable?
Believe it or not, the 2.5 is one of the most reliable Volkswagen engines to date. There are many instances where these engines last anywhere from 150,000 miles to 200,000 miles. Something to mention, is that oil changes on these engines are paramount because these engines take in a lot of oil.
Does VW 2.5 have a timing belt?
The 2011 Volkswagen Jetta 2.5 liter car uses a timing chain, rather than a timing belt. This is because chains have proven to be longer-lasting, and more reliable.
How many quarts does a 2.5 Jetta take?
A 2007 volkswagen jetta 2.5L will need to use 6.3 Quarts of synthetic 5w30 motor oil.
What kind of oil does a VW Jetta 2.5 take?
Volkswagen recommends using 5W-40 engine oil that meets Volkswagen VW 502 00 Oil Quality Standard for the 2010 Jetta equipped with the 2.5L engine. If 5W-40 is not available, 5W-30 can be used if it meets the same specification.