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  1. My 3rd Passat Purchase

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Good Luck with that!
  2. Bumper sill cover wanted

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Sorry for the long time it took me to respond...since I sold my Passat I am not here as much anymore...always on TDIClub with my Golf Wagen... Anyways, the Kamei B5 version is the one I had, and it fits the B5.5 fine. It isn't a perfect under the tailgate but fits tight on the exterior lip...
  3. Bumper sill cover wanted

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Mine came from electrodyne.cc in the eastern US. Special order from Europe. I have heard there are less expensive black plastic ones from pepboys that'll work... Good Luck!
  4. Dashboard problems: flickers, dims/mini screen goes all red/speed and tach stuck

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Could be your cluster is shot. Search for my post on pixelfix.info on how I got mine repaired.
  5. Mildest drop for B5? Which Springs?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    1BE, OEM Suspension.
  6. Pic request black wagon with tinted windows

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    It is now sold but there are some pics on my webpage. http://www.passatworld.com/forums/showthread.php?t=144346
  7. Canadian Classified Thread

    Parts For Sale
    Pirelli Sottozero Winter Tires 195/65 R15 91H on VW Steel Rims For Sale: Pirelli Sottozero Winter Tires 195/65 R15 91H on VW (5x112) Black Steel Rims. Used for two seasons on a 2002 Passat... over 5mm tread depth remains. $550.00 (paid over $1000 new) Reason for selling: Will not fit new...
  8. Where does it go and what does it do?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Your 8 should be a B. See item 14 below...ETKA lists it as a "holder".
  9. Headlight issues

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Post a pic....
  10. air stinks

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Use Einszett's Klima-cleaner. Period. http://www.1z-usa.com/einszett_klima_cleaner.html
  11. lost front driver side bumper grille

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Always use black zip ties to hold them on and then you'll never lose another one.....
  12. Side marker lights?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    If you're talking about on the sides of the front bumper, yes they should be lit up.
  13. what does DRL mean?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    cute :P
  14. towing?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Nope no special tools whatsoever.....I actually just got my hitch one hour ago for the new Golf Wagen and for the hitch and shipping from the UK it was $465CDN all in or 300GBP..... PFJones rocks! Much cheaper than what I paid on the Passat.....ordered on June 2 arrived today!
  15. towing?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Be careful of how the hitch is secured to the vehicle....I wouldn't trust anything that is bolted though a spare tire well.... If you want to go OEM, order a Westfalia hitch, which will give you close to a Class II hitch....they are pricey but worth it....see my home page for more info.....I...
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