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  1. Car shakes in 3rd gear at 30-35 mpg and 3100 rpm

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Need some help here. I've got a 2003 passat 1.8T automatic FWD, 157,000 miles. I noticed that the whole car shakes in 3rd gear going around 30-3 mph and slightly above 3100 rpm. The whole car kind of shakes/wobbles, it feels like I'm releasing and pressing the gas pedal. It only does this in 3rd...
  2. Fs: Like New Magellan Maestro 3100 - $240 Shipped

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    Up for sale is a "Like New" Magellan Maestro 3100 GPS, with built in maps for the 48 contiguous United States. I got this for $299 a little over 2 weeks ago. This GPS is totally awesome. It comes in its original box and includes the windshield mount and adhesive stick, cigatette lighter power...
  3. Rattling noise when I get to 3100 RPM

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    When I am accelerating into 3000-3300 RPM's, I hear this loud rattle. Anyone else had this problem before? Can anyone tell me what is wrong? THanks
  4. 2003 V6 oil leak?! at 3100 miles?!

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Car: 2003 V6 tip GLX. Started noticing little puddles of oil on my garage floor, and burning oil stinkies when I park. I look under the hood, under the big plastic cover, no leaks or even dirt to speak of: everything's as clean & shiny as the day I drove it off the lot (Dec 7 2002). But I...
  5. Turbo v. Belt Tensioner: The 3100 RPM Squeal (long)

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I picked up my car from Liberty yesterday. What a crappy day for a drive. Five to seven inches of snow made a mess of the roads. Anyway, I had brought my car in for a number of different issues. This post relates to the first item on the list: a squealing noise from the front end. I could...