Keep an eye on certain maintenance
items: always use synthetic oil
(Delvac 1), keep an extra mass air flow
sensor on hand, and find someone with a
VAG-COM to make adjustments to the EGR
setting to reduce intake clogging.
This should lead to many trouble free
miles. I regularly travel over 800
miles per tank of fuel, averaging over
48 mpg. Even spirited driving nets 42
Car has great pulling power. No need
to downshift to pass, even going
uphill. Fuel economy can't be beat!
VW needs to fix the MAF so they last
longer. I highly recommend checking
out tdiclub.com as they have a very
knowledgable user base and are willing
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