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  1. Wheel and Tire Forum
    Hey whats up guys wanting to get yalls input on these rims i could get all 4 for 100 and as far as my calculations go they should fit perfect OEW058696
  2. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So late last fall I climbed over the 200,000 mile club in my '02 1.8t wagon. I feel like now she's finally broken in. Now that we're on to higher mileage, what now? What types of things should be looking at. There's not exactly a standard maintenance schedule for a quarter million miles. My...
  3. Parts For Sale
    Installed in March 2012, daily driven for 18 months, more or less mothballed since August 2013 (when I got my S4.) Less than 15K total miles on setup. FWIW, all proceeds from this sale will be applied to getting a set of PSS9s for the Cabriolet. They are that good and highly addictive. Will...
  4. Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    2014 Passat SEL Tsi I just renewed my Sirius subscription, and while looking at all the channels that are available I see that there are channels all the way up to the 700s. I have "updated" my subscription, resent the signal, etc. to no avail. when I try entering any number higher than 200...
  5. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Knock on wood. She's still cranking as hard as she did when I picked her up. It was a rough winter on her for sure though. I have a busy spring ahead of me but all-in-all...she's been good to me.
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  7. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    My 2004 1.8T reached a milestone today. Despite a rash of recent issues, I have had to do very little to it over the last few years. While I have not been particularly active here lately, there's no way this would have been possible if it weren't for all the fantastic information I've spent...
  8. Vehicles For Sale
    Not mine, but found it looking for project cars... ;) Timing belt broke, but body looks to be in good shape for 135K miles. Craigslist near me for $1,200. Mechanic Special!! 2003 VW Passat GLX Wagon :wrench:
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  10. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hi Guys, Hoping you can help. I have an 08 plate B6 saloon 2.0 TDI which I have only had for a few weeks. I have noticed that while driving through town or in a stream of traffic doing about 30mph (roughly 1200rpm) the car sometimes shudders almost as if I am taking my foot off the gas and back...
  11. Anything Auto
    So one of the guys at IE told me about this while i was looking at parts for my new build... not sure if it's been posted here before but hot damn... gotta love the aero on these cars. :thumbup: to IE for some of the best performance parts made for our cars!
  12. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    I'm considering doing this swap in my 07 B6 Wagon. Has anyone swapped a 160 MPH to 200 MPH with a Color+ MFD? It's highline and I have the latest Q revision gateway already. I also already have Mk VI steering with AH SWCM. Everything is working flawlessly with the exception of Mk VI buttons...
  13. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have a 2000 passat with a 1.8T. It misses terribly at lower rpms. But runs great at above 2,200 rpm. I pulled the coil and plug wire off #3 and no difference, its like you didn't even remove it. You can hold the wire just a few cm off of plug top and hear the spark inside. I also pulled...
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  15. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have read a ton of post and decided to check out the SOLDER joints on the lock mechanism on my 2000 1.8t passat. The solder joints were all in tacked and not broken. I read the Passat - Door Lock Mechanism Repair and - MKIV door locks explained - why you're having...
  16. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Passat estate TDI 00 - swapping out rear seat with later model I have a Passat estate TDI 2000. The rear seat, which splits in two and folds down, has a lap belt in the middle. I want to have a standard seat belt in the middle rather than the lap belt. My understanding is that from 2003/2004...
  17. B5 Garage
    I have an early model 2001 Passat 2.8L V6 ATQ Engine just reached 200K miles. I want to change over to full synthetic mobil 1 high mileage 10W-40. It is due for an oil change soon (500 miles), but before hand I wanted to clean up the engine a bit. I drained the oil a qt and replaced the oil...
  18. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Well, it made it: Put another 200 miles on today. Ran like a top.
  19. Vehicles For Sale
    96 Passat GLX Sedan - 5 spd, red - $950 O.B.O. **SOLD** 5 Speed manual, about 100K miles. Black leather interior, heated seats. Sunroof, CD changer (Radio works, but CD changer does not). Heater core replaced recently. Body in good condition, runs good, but needs inspection work: EVAP...
  20. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Here's the codes we're showing ( not a VAGCOM scanner) not sure what scanner it is but these are the codes. Codes: ( * = code wasn't in the book and is what the scanner said) P1425 fuel tank vent short to ground P1117* o2 sensor heater circuit short to ground B1=(bank 1) S2=(sensor 2) P1435...
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