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VW Passat Serpentine Belt Tensioner - 2.8L 30V V6 - B5 98-05
Vw Serpentine Belt Tensioner Arm w/ Pulley - Passat 1998-05 w/ 6 Cylinder Gas Engine
Product Part Number:
GJ12603-F
Product Information:

INA Serpentine Belt Tensioner (VAG OEM Supplier)
(A.K.A. accessory belt tensioner)

Product Update December 2014 : This VW Passat 2.8L serpentine belt tensioner is manufactured by INA Schaeffler Group Automotive. It is an official OE Product and is the same serpentine tensioner that was fitted on your VW Passat from the factory! Blauparts partnership with an OE manufacturer means we can ensure absolute quality control to you through a direct supply chain. We offer the latest version of this tensioner with the latest improved material revisions. Don't take a chance on low quality aftermarket tensioners being sold today. For complete piece of mind, you can purchase the highest quality OE Passat belt tensioner with confidence from Blauparts your Audi VW specialist and save money compared to list prices! The OE part number reference for this tensioner is 078 903 133AB
$84.87
$70.30
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Please ensure your vehicle is listed below.
Vehicle Applications:
1998-2001
Passat Mk III Sedan - 2WD w/ 2.8L 6 Cylinder 30 Valve Engine
1999-2001
Passat Mk III Sedan - 4WD w/ 2.8L 6 Cylinder 30 Valve Engine (4Motion)
1998-2001
Passat Mk III Wagon - 2WD w/ 2.8L 6 Cylinder 30 Valve Engine
1999-2001
Passat Mk III Wagon - 4WD w/ 2.8L 6 Cylinder 30 Valve Engine (4Motion)
2001-2005
Passat Mk IV Sedan - 2WD w/ 2.8L 6 Cylinder 30 Valve Engine
2001-2005
Passat Mk IV Sedan - 4WD w/ 2.8L 6 Cylinder 30 Valve Engine (4Motion)
2001-2005
Passat Mk IV Wagon - 2WD w/ 2.8L 6 Cylinder 30 Valve Engine
2001-2005
Passat Mk IV Wagon - 4WD w/ 2.8L 6 Cylinder 30 Valve Engine (4Motion)
Technical Information:
Customers may want to consider replacing the serpentine belt tensioner when performing a VW Passat timing belt service. This can save on labor cost due to the front of the vehicle needing to be in the timing belt service position for serpentine belt tensioner replacement. Many times the bearing in the pulley will unexpectedly fail due to age and higher mileage. Also in some cases the tension spring can become weak giving the serpentine belt insufficient belt tension. We have seen Passat serpentine belt tensioner failure as early 70,000 miles.