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  1. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi guys anyone know what could be wrong with my Passat it’s started not wanting to select reverse this morning then would just drop in . But this even when I went to select reverse it would just drop in but any revs it wouldn’t move . Any ideas would be great Cheers matt
  2. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi guys I have a key fob model HL0 1J0 959 753 F, the old style 3 button with no chrome ring at the bottom. I currently have CR1620's in it right now which are completely smoked. I was wondering if CR2032's fit in these, or if it's only 1620's? And what is the original size? Thanks, Elliott
  3. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So...out for a sunday drive. Alternator workshop message flashes up with the usual VW beep. No noticeable difference in the way it drove, just what sounded like a slipping belt. Thought ok...turn around head home and take a look. Opened the bonnet and was shocked to see the alternator pulley had...
  4. B5 Garage
    Hi guys ive been searching and searching to find the answers. however need some opinions/advice from yourselves please! i have a passat estate B5.5 1.9 TDI PD130. cars done 260k however it has had a replacement engine so about 150k on that. The engine code i think is a AVF (original was a AWX)...
  5. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi everyone, I wonder if someone can help me or point me in the right direction. My car had lost power after a reasonable drive of an hour and a half. In the last 20 minutes I noticed a lack of power. The car would seem to bog down if much power was used, but seemed absolutely perfect if...
  6. B5 Garage
    I sell Remapped ECUs and am doing one for a customer, the car is a 2005 TDI 130up with the AWX engine. I want to make sure the ECU is coded correctly for his car. VCDS shows the Engine Soft Coding as 00005 ; I thought 00001 was for autos and 00002 for manual, so what is 00005? The coding helper...
  7. New Member Introductions
    i have a oil leak on a passat i have and i cant seem to find the souce of the leak any one help :wrench:
  8. New Member Introductions
    Hello all, a newbie here with a 2003 Passat SE 1.9TDI Got a few issues I need to ask about, but will say hi first. Bougth the Passat as a tow car to replace a Honda CR-V - and so far has proved a v good tow car - a little soft at the rear, but MPG wise AWESOME and the power is great when...
  9. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi folks I'm at a dead end with this one I've had a g180 fault on my passat initially after researching on the forums I thought dodgy sensor so got 3 from the scrap yard tried all three and the fault still remains. I've tried to clear it each time using the little computer and each time on the...
  10. Volkswagen Passat TDI Discussion
    hi guys im lookin to blank the egr on my car its a passat 130 do i need the 1 plate or 2 and does anyone know what ones i need please? i have searched on here but with no joy. also is it a good idea performance fuel economy wise? thanks
  11. Europe
    Ok . so been on here for about 1 year better start a thread. Lots to come....
  12. New Member Introductions
    hi does anbody know why my lights have stopped flashing when i press the lock button on my fob,the hazards are supposed to flash when i arm it
  13. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi i am new here and have used the google search function and checked old posts infact i have been googling for the last five days so you guys and girls really are my last resort. I recently bought a 130 bhp b5.5 passat estate unfortunately for me when i collected the car the guy returned from...
  14. New Member Introductions
    i have a passat tdi sport with all the extra's full leather climate control 6 cd changer built in the front the whole works (i have not seen another like it) its got 189k on the clock but its been looked after very well but now it seems to be all going wrong :( firstly i have a quarter inch...
  15. The Showroom
    started of like this when i bought it bought a set of rs6 alloys and lowering springs and a set of 8000k hid kit, left is hid kit and right is standard xenon bulb will be getting my lip spoiler painted and installed, all round medium privicy glass and fully colour coded so i will keep...
  16. B5 Garage
    First off, this site has saved me thousands of dollars: an ICM, alternator, plugs, coils, oil changes and other unpleasantries have all been accomplished by using the little google search tool. However hard I've looked on the internet, I haven't come across an answer to this one. I'll tell my...
  17. The Showroom
    hi all im a newbi hear and thought id put some pictures up of my passat: so hear are some quick pictures its as i picked it up iv not cleaned it yet thats the wk ends jobs: coil overs being fitted: before height: its a bit toooo low : i thought the rear end was a bit crashy...
  18. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I just rolled over 130k in my 03 today, still runs like a top after just about the worst life a car could have. Just to give you an idea I'll make a list of the terrible things that have happened to it. 3 months after my dad purchased the car brand new he demolished a deer. $8k in damage, the...
  19. Vehicles For Sale
    Passat Tdi, 138k. Tax & Mot..Blue with Grey Interior. VWSH + Oil & Filter Change every 5k. Recent Rear Disc & Pads. £2,350 ovno. 07834 388318
  20. B5 Garage
    today i was taking my car into my garage.At the garage downhill the esp and abs light comes on.i turn off my engine and start again the lights still on.when i drive my car around 100 m all things looks fine and the lights gonne what is happening? PLSSS
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