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  1. 2004 Passat 1.8T Coolant Leak Under AC Compressor

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    2004 Passat 1.8T Coolant Dripping Above AC Compressor Hello, I have a 2004 Passat 1.8T and was getting ready for work in the afternoon and come to find a small puddle of antifreeze on the passenger side I wiped my finger under the AC compressor and it was wet with coolant dripping somewhere...
  2. New Member. 2004 4Motion GLS Wagon for sale.

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    Hey everyone. I am an old member that just signed back up. I have a very faithful 2004 GLS 4Motion Wagon that I have owned since 2007 that’s up for sale. It is a pretty rare 5 speed with the 1.8 motor. All options except leather. Timing belt belt done @155k. Miles. Bilstein shocks. APR tuned...
  3. Noob with a 2004 Passat

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    Hi Everyone, I bought my used 2004 Passat over a year ago and I love it! My GF had a 2012 Passat for a long time and I unfortunately totaled it. That being said, I have heard Passat World and visit occasionally but I feel now's the time to join the community to learn more about my beloved...
  4. 2004 passat 1.8t 4motion manual trans $2000

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    Has about 260k on it but looks great. Basically a stretched A4 with an AWM engine and 01a trans. i got this with a busted t belt. replaced the head and pcv stuff of course tbelt and water pump. new clutch. its a really clean car. i actually bought it from my old tech teacher from middle school...
  5. 2004 VW Passat 1.8T Stage 2+

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    2004 VW Passat GLS Mileage 108,855 on body 90,000 on Engine Modifications: • BorgWarner Genuine K04 Turbo • Unitronic Stage 2+ K04 Tune • 3” High flow Cat and 2.5” Turbo Back Vibrant Performance Exhaust • CX Racing FMIC • Custom Made Intake with Heat Shield • Forge 008 Diverter Valve • Silicone...
  6. 2004 W8 6mt...

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    SOLD - lock it up. Many of you know this car. it's a 2004 W8 6mt in Pacific Blue, grey leather interior. 113k. adult-owned and driven. car is located in southeastern Connecticut. previous owner's pix are here: http://www.w8forum.dk/forum_posts.asp?TID=5483&title=fs-2004-w8-6-speed-passat-sedan...
  7. Adopted a 2004 Passat with memory issues

    B5 Garage
    I have a 2004 passat that sat for a couple years. New battery. When connected the Alarm goes off constantly and the Passat will not start (it does try). I read in my book that the ECM lost important memory when the battery died/got replace. Should I get ride of the car? Is there a reasonable fix...
  8. P0431- 2004 Passat GLX V6 2.8L

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I'm getting a P0431 code. The car has 112k miles and all four sensors are original. I'm sure they are long overdue for a change. I use an app on my phone and I can show the 4 sensors on individual graphs. The graphs show the pre-cat B1S1 & B2S1 voltage moving from a .i to .9v. If I understand...
  9. 2004 Passat 4Motion strut spring

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    I have a right rear strut coil spring break at the strut tube bottom spring support. Glad to have found brand new springs at partsgeek.com, great service. First I called my local salvage yard for my 2004 Passat wagon 4motion and they pulled one off a car they had and told me that their's was...
  10. WTB: for 2004 Passat Driver's side mirror in Stonehenge Grey

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    Looking for one in truly excellent condition. Shipping would be to central Ohio 43081 Please send me a PM with price. Photos much appreciated.
  11. 2004 AT passat

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    White foam in coolant, it doesnt overheat. Please see more ro my story below
  12. 2004 Passat 4-Motion, 5 speed Manual Transmission

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    Rare Passat 4-Motion sedan with manual 5 speed transmission. Mileage 160,400 New brakes New turbo Coolant flange replaced New Koni yellow struts & H&R springs W8-rear sway bar. New headlights Interior is in good condition no tears in the leather. No accidents. Car runs great handles very well...
  13. 2004 Passat 2.8L ATQ 4Motion wagon fault codes

    B5 Garage
    Help, I am pulling my hair out trying to get this car to pass Oregon emissions inspection! I have VCDS. I bought this car at auction where it had a CEL (as well as an ABS fault but that is for another thread). It has 127k miles, and according to the prior owner (who traded it in to a dealer)...
  14. Hi there. 2004 Passat 1.8T just purchased

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    Hello Passat World. I just bought a 2004 Passat with the 1.8T engine. It seems fitting that I make an account here to join the community of Passat owners. The car is very fun to drive, I must say. It replaces my 1995 Mercedes E320, which was unfortunately totaled by an old woman. So, right...
  15. 2004 Passat ready to retire

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    Car has over 200k miles on it, I lost coolant and the valve train. Don't know if the pistons are ok. But body and interior are great, has a tow hitch as well. I just don't have the time to work on it. Looking for offers! Car located 15 miles S. of Raleigh NC Dana 919-741-7117 text. I may...
  16. 2004 Passat ready to retire

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hey, been awhile since I been in here. Decided I need to do something w my Passat which has been sitting for near 2-yrs now. Intended to remove the head to check for piston damage after I ran it into overheating in a bid to get it home. Bad move. Come to realize that it isn't worth my while to...
  17. 2004 v6 Passat Transmission won’t fo into Recerse

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I’ve got a 2004 Passat v6, love the car, and just finished timing belt/water pump/etc. Now, while in way to work, felt a big thump, transmission went into limp mode(all indicators lit up). Pulled a P0735 code. Went back a week later (car has sat the whole time), starts right up, everything...
  18. 2004 GLX Sedan 2.8

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    Hi All, Looking for some opinions or solutions :) ... 2004 Passat GLX 2.8 v6. ~ 90k Experiencing the following: Warm air with heater on high at stop or idle. When under load, it gets warm like it should. Temp gauge gets up to temp and stays in middle Coolant is at proper levels in/out...
  19. 2004 VW Passat 1.8t

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    Just bought my Dub and I love it! Curious though does anyone know if anybody makes an air intake? Or is it just the filter that can be replaced?
  20. Hello! Noob with a (new to me) 2004 4Motion 5-speed.

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    Hi, great to be here - seems like a great community. I just bought a used 2004 that has some issues but is a strong runner. I will be posting some questions asap! Thanks!
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