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Old 09-21-2012, 07:48 AM
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Originally Posted by Axel61 View Post
Jonathan great write up but means NOTHING to most of us cause their unwillingness to bring their 4 dr pick up with SAME 2 liter TDI to the USA, They sell the pick up in Central and South America but because of emission issues according to VWoA it would not meet the requirements, I cant seem to fathom that answer when in actuality its the same engine that the Golf and Jetta uses, please enlighten us on this , Gracias!!!!
Seems simple to me, the truck weighs more than the Golf and Jetta. The Passat weighs more than those and it had to have DEF added to it in order to pass emissions. So perhaps some issue exists with getting DEF into the truck that was never designed to have it where as the Passat was.
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