Volkswagen Passat Forum banner


  1. Win $1K at the 1st Annual ECS Virtual Car Show | Are you Best In Show?

    Vendor Marketplace
    Does your car have what it takes to be Best in Show? Prove it! The first annual ECS Tuning Virtual Car Show is NOW, submissions end 03/31/2016 How to Enter: Email [email protected] • A short 500-character essay listing all of the upgrades that you’ve done • Maximum of 3 photos (format...
  2. 18" OMANYT Rims $1K OBO

    Parts For Sale
    FS: 18" OMANYT Rims $1K OBO NEW PRICE: $750 -Slight curb rash on the rims (not bad for 2008 set :thumbup:) -18 x 7.5 ET 51 -All 4 wheel caps with VW logo -16 bolts, 4 security bolts, and lug key -4 OEM VW Valve Stem Caps -FREE 2-DAY SHIPPING VIA UPS -Perfect for the 'stock' look -More Pics...
  3. FS: 98 passat 1.8T manual - runs and drives, but written-off - $1K or part out offers

    Vehicles For Sale
    My wife got t-boned on the driver side. Crushed the front door, b-pillar and rocker panel. STill drives fine. I drove it for two days before taking it to the body shop, where they asssessed >$5K in damage. So insurance company wrote it off. AEB Engine still strong with Chipped with...
  4. 2003 Passat Sedan For Sale

    Vehicles For Sale
    2003 Passat for sale in Tallahasse, FL. Head gasket failed and not looking to fix. Gray/Gray, 80,000 miles, brand new tires, alternator, leather seats, electric seats and windows, moon roof, loaded. $1,000
  5. 2003 Passat W8 for sale $1000 dollars!!!!!! Runs!(not really $1k)

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    2003 Passat W8 500 miles only. I was trying to register at W8forums DK for three months now but for some reason, the server returns an error every time you try to sign up to post a question. Anyhow, I searched up and down their site and nobody has my particular codes or problem. I am hopping...
  6. Feeling lucky? Win a Maserati. $1k a ticket

    Anything Auto
    (Note that they are only selling 500 tickets for the GranTurismo and 300 for the Quattro) As part of the 2007 Columbus Week Celebration, the Columbus Citizens Foundation, in association with Maserati North America, will be offering a limited number of people an exclusive opportunity to win one...
  7. Almost $1k for changing alternator?!

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I was charged almost $1000 to replace the alternator and a belt (related to alternator)... Originally they gave me a quote for $700 ($379 for a refurbish alternator, others for labor). But they just called me says that they need to replace the belt also, and it involve tearing down the whole...
  8. $1K+ for a timing belt change?!?!

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    My 2000 V6 is already up to 73K and I decided I’d better get the timing belt replaced now. I got a quote from an Indy who only does work on German cars. He quoted me $1244 + tax for the timing belt, water pump and drive belts! :shock: This seems a bit high to me. What do you guys think? I...