2012-2014 Passat TDI Oil Change (CKRA)

How to change the oil on your 2012-2014 Passat TDI, with engine code CKRA.
Finding the right ATF for your Mercedes Transmission can be difficult, and customers often have questions. We’ve created an easy-to-read table to make finding the correct ATF for your Mercedes easy.

Liberty CRD Transmission Service

How to service the transmission on your Liberty CRD.

Ram 1500 Ecodiesel Block Heater Cord

In this video Corey from IDParts installs a block heater cord into a 2014 Ram 1500 EcoDiesel.

EA288 Engine Codes

In 2015 VW updated all their 4-cylinder TDIs with completely new engines.  The new engines are part of the "EA288" family, but the specific engine codes may be different by model.

Automatic Transmission Fluid FAQs

We answer frequently asked questions about automatic transmission fluid, like, when does it need to be changed in my VW?

Volkswagen Passat Hood Guard Install

Corey from IDParts installs a FormFit hood guard onto a 2013 Passat TDI.

BRM Actuator Swap

In this video, Mike from IDParts installs the BRM Actuator Replacement Kit on a BRM turbocharger.

Power Upgrades for your 2.0L Common Rail TDI

Power upgrades are more difficult to come by for the newer TDIs (2009+). Upgraded injectors are rare, and turbo upgrade options are limited. This article lists some things you can do to give your TDI a little more oomph.

Replace Parking Brake Cables in MkIV Jetta/Golf/New Beetle

Corey from idparts.com shows you how to replace the parking brake cables on your MkIV Jetta, Golf, or New Beetle TDI.