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  1. 2006 VW Passat XM Radio Module

    New Member Introductions
    I activated my XM radio and only Channel was working. When I called to activate my satellite option it grayed out the option for my XM selection. It now says that I need to replace my satellite module??? Sirius XM folks are saying this.... This is $600.... Can I transfer the module from a GMC...
  2. 2006 Passat 2.0T Oil Pressure

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    2006 Passat 2.0T Oil Pressure I'm having oil pressure issues just above idle on my Passat. I've read about replacing the oil pump with the 1.8 unit. Has anyone ever tried this?
  3. 2006 Passat 2.0T Oil Pressure

    New Member Introductions
    I'm having oil pressure issues just above idle on my Passat. I've read about replacing the oil pump with the 1.8 unit. Has anyone ever tried this?
  4. HPFP on VR6 Passat 2006 how to remove

    New Member Introductions
    Hello, I am new to this forum and have looked high and low for a pic or video on how to remove the HPFP on my 2006 Passat VR6. I have found several 2.0L how-tos but nothing on the 3.6 I need to change my cam follower ASAP. Thanks anybody. Thanks
  5. 2.0T FSI BPY 2006 Passat - wiring diagram Camshaft Position Actuator

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    I have 2 codes that might be related (from other posters/forums): 008328 - Bank 1 Camshaft A (Intake) Position Actuator P2088 - 002 - Short to Ground 001681 - Fan 1 Control Circuit P0691 - 002 - Short to GND I need the wiring diagrams (2006 Passat 2.0T auto FWD, BPY engine) for both...
  6. 2006 Passat 2.0T BPY - air bag module replacement instructions

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Can't find instructions to change the air bag module. Can someone post up DIY links? Does the center console, radio have to come out?
  7. 2006 Passat dash Service info coming on at engine startup?

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    I have a Service in 5400 miles or 15 days info that comes on during car start? What would I have to do to clear it or what do you think it is referencing to? Mileage is currently at 116,496 miles. I'm not within the oil change schedule. TIA Mac Fairfield, CA :wrench:
  8. Passat 2006 3.6 ecu replacement

    B6 Garage
    Hi folks, Please i need your help here. My ECU got damaged with water, this was due to blockage of the water drains. However since then i have tried a few used ECU's with the same number but the car never starts. it tells me ''Immobilizer Activated'' i still got another that has the same number...
  9. 2006 B 6 wagon 2.0t

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    just bought one of these
  10. 2006 2.0T pissing fuel after intake off/on = injector seating?

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    I had the intake of my BPY engine (carbon build up cleaning, timing belt, cam chain/tensioner, vac pump seals, etc). 3 injectors came out (cyl 1-3), on stayed in head. After installing intake, gas is gushing out (and engine not starting) from under the intake (not exactly located). Also...
  11. 2006 passat infotainment language

    New Member Introductions
    Can the language be changed from Japanese to english?
  12. BWT engine for a BPY on a passat 2006 b6

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hello everyone , so my passat b6 bpy engined failed , so i decided to embark in a project on rebuilding the engine, but honestly it was to costly, what i ended up doing got a 08 audi with a bwt engine on it . anyhow with the help of some mechanics, we swapped the engine and bolted right in...
  13. 2006 2.0T - solid CV axle vs hollow OEM?

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Ordered passenger CV axle (aftermarket). Length seems to be the same, but the OEM appears to be bigger diameter and hollow, vs. the new is small, solid. Should i use it?
  14. 2006 Passat 2.0T: CV Axle - how to get inner part (cup) off the tranny

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Need to replace both CV axles of my 2006 Passat 2.0T FWD. Pulled both axles, but the 'cup' stays on the tranny. Is it held by a spring clip and needs to be 'yanked' out?
  15. WTB ISO: B6 2006 Passat 2.0T - downpipe decat test pipe

    WTB/WTT Section
    Looking for downpipe (no cat) to replace stock. 2006 2.0T engine. FWD, auto. New or used. Shipping to 48114.
  16. 2006 2.0T - broken flex pipe

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    The flex pipe (back of engine) is broken. While cheap downpipes are available for other 2.0T (recently bought one for my 2006 A3 FWD 2.0T), i can't find a reasonable (i.e. cheap) downpipe listed for the 2006 Passat 2.0T. Or I am not looking for the right model. Is the there a model that cross...
  17. 2006 Passat 2.0T - bumper chrome trim removal

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    How can I remove the chrome trim off the front and rear bumper? I need to prepare the bumpers for a fresh paint; clear coat peeling (seems to be a common issue on the VW and Audi I own/owned of that generation). Also: the "build" sticker (normally in the trunk; spare tire well?) is missing...
  18. 2006 passat calliper motor torx

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    is the rear calliper motor 6 torx or 12?
  19. Door actuator replacement B6 2006 passat

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    In order to replace the door actuator is it necessary to drill out any of the rivets on sub-panel? Or is it even necessary to remove the sub-panel in order to replace door actuator (drivers side front door)? I ask this because when I got car back from mechanic that replaced door actuator the...
  20. 2006 Passat 2.0T - cracked flex pipe after cat

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    I the cat, flex pipe and whatever comes after the flex pipe all one piece? Are muffler shops able to cut flex out and weld in new? If not, I would replace the cat, flex pipe with a catless downpipe (and tune out rear o2...