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  1. 2017 Passat 1.8 TSE Reversing/Backup Light Bulbs

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Be aware if you put in LED bulbs you will get an error code that your bulbs are burned out. There are bulbs available which are especially made for CANBUS systems to eliminate the error code.
  2. H7 bulb socket

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Are you possibly confusing the High beam and the low beam sockets ?
  3. Why can’t VW design blowers and controls that don’t fail?

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Oh, is there a trick or tool to release the wire harness connector or am I just clumsy and incompetent? Yes
  4. Disconnecting/Replacing Battery

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Nothing required. I upsized my battery and had to make extensive modifications to fit the battery in place. A 3 hour job with no memory saver.
  5. Dash lights

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Sorry, but just a thought. Was/are there wires going to the caliper disk pads? If so could you have cut or broken them?
  6. 2016 1.8 fuse diagram

    Volkswagen Passat B8 Discussion
    You will NOT find one anywhere. The long or hard way to do it would be to have everything on in the car and then pull each fuse and see what is affected and make your own fuse diagram. This will reset certain functions. I have replaced all fuses with the kind that light up when they blow so I...
  7. Worth $800

    Volkswagen Passat Early B Platforms Discussion
    Don't walk away from this, but run like hell !!!
  8. Help Replacing Rear Turn Indicator Bulb on a 2016

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Well prying apart the lens does absolutely nothing. It's been a while so I'm going by memory. Once you have removed the rear light assembly there should be an area roughly 5"x5" which is held in place by several plastic clips. You need to gently push these plastic clips and that 5x5 pops out...
  9. Bluetooth question

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    You have to select find the phone in the MFI by selecting it, your phone also has to be on Bluetooth. It's not an automatic function.
  10. 2012 USA B7 TDI - Starts fine then really stutters driving for about 3 minutes

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    I suggest you might replace or at least see if the fuel filter is plugged/clogged!
  11. Hi

    New Member Introductions
    Your daughter must feel pretty bad when you like her car better than her?:rolleyes:
  12. Has anybody brought a tuning box from Bluespark automotive

    Volkswagen Passat TDI Discussion
    Don't waste your money on that. Go with either Malone tune or Kerma tune. Both reliable and well recommended by hundreds of users.
  13. Reliability question

    Volkswagen Passat TDI Discussion
    There should be hundreds of LOW mileage Passats for sale from dummies who turned them in for the cash they got from VW.
  14. Do we need a 160 mph speedometer

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Only if you are a new driver!
  15. Steering wheel multi function switch issue

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    If electronic spray cleaner does not work, go to an autowrecker and buy a used steering wheel and pop it in. Should be less than $ 100.00 To see how to remove the wheel and airbag watch this video: