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Having problems with my oil pump

I'm having problems with my oil pump in my 2007 3.2L vr6 Touareg , I think the pick up has some trash or something in it . I keep receiving a message in my dash cluster that says stop check owners manual oil perssure constantly flashing. my quesstion is, is this a Do it your self job. is the oil pump a chain driven one. or boat on one ,
and do I have to remove the subframein order to fix.
any info would be Greatly Appreciated!!
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post #2 of 2 Old 11-16-2016
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You should run a VCDS scan. Could be the oil pressure switch, could be possible oil pressure relief valve in oil pump is plugged. Oil pump is chain driven and manual says engine out for replacement. There are many here on CT that do repairs without engine out when manual calls for that.
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