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Old 06-17-2019, 03:15 AM   #18
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Originally Posted by amsr View Post
My 2017 GTI SE DSG (6 speed) sounds like a diesel between 1000-2000rpm under load. It didn't do that when new, but it started after about 1.5 years ~20,000 miles. I doesn't do it 100% of the time either.
It isn't the DSG that sounds like a diesel it's the engine.
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Old 06-17-2019, 04:31 AM   #19
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Use 5w-40 in your next fill. 0w-20 comes in the 2019. Thinner oil is usually louder
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