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  1. FS: Official VW B5 winter rubber mats

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  2. FS: Official VW B5 winter rubber mats

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    ok - looks like I don't have the rears afterall. I don't know why i thought i did. but here are the picts for the front and no they are not monster mats new price - 25 bucks for the two fronts
  3. FS: Official VW B5 winter rubber mats

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    these are coming off my car - VW B5 rubber mats - used for a few years. no holes on any of them. all four are available for sale $35 bucks plus paypal/shipping. if you want picts, I can take them tonight.
  4. depreciation on 2006 models?

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    I've noticed that the 2006 2.0T models are going for pretty cheap money now as CPO (12-16K depending on mileage. there any significant reason as to why? if i were to look at one, what were the issues for this year?
  5. 150k Miles And Up Club

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    stock is around 7 psi. besides the standard things you need to change, disc/pads, spark plugs, oil. yes that is all I've had to get replaced. oh yeah cv boots on both sides ripped so replaced the axles.
  6. I don't give a....

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    rear passenger window doesn't roll down - clip issue cruise control doesn't work very slow leak with steering
  7. 150k Miles And Up Club

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I'm at 174K - 99 AEB 5spd - original owner replaced TB at 100K replaced both front wheel bears - PIA!!!! ended up taking it to mechanic replaced driver tie-rod Neuspeed cat back exhaust - old one rusted out at the resonator original suspension - creaks and moans like an 100 year old house...
  8. should I keep her or let her go?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    does all the parts you mentioned fit my B5 AEB? I didn't know the B5 and B5.5 were that close.
  9. Warped Rotors?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    you usually feel a vibration when you hit the brakes coming from the front when the rotors are warped
  10. should I keep her or let her go?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    that's my dilema right now. it's been EXTREMELY reliable to me up until now and I'd love to drive her until she dies but I don't want to be stuck in the middle of the highway when the engine or tranny decides to blow. For those with high mileage B5's... what do you have you seen fail in the...
  11. should I keep her or let her go?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    My 1999 Passat with 174K miles on her. Will probably need in the next 5K miles Timing Belt job (800) Engine mounts (??) Spring/shocks (600) f/r disk/pads still on the original clutch but doesn't feel like it's slipping so?? the car is probably only worth 2-3 grand private sale... so keep her...
  12. FS: Stock wheels (Michigans, I believe) & tires

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  13. FS: Stock B5 wheels 15", tires 85% tread remaining

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    can you take a pict of the wheels without the caps? i want to see the condition of the lug holes
  14. Ways to increase your MPG?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    use your cruise control.
  15. vag com ?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    what were the symptoms that required you to do a TBA?
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