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  1. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I'm finally making progress on the tailshaft seal now that I took it to the rent-a-lift place. The 8mm hex socket on the differential fill plug is messed up, of course. Is it a good idea to replace it with a magnetic oil drain plug, or will the magnet cause sensor problems? Is an external hex...
  2. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hey there I have a 2.8L 4motion that had some rough downshifting to begin with it wasn't consistent. I changed the Vehicle speed sensor because its easy and inexpensive. The transmission has 250000 if going by the odometer. That didn't help the situation so I did the service filter and fluid...
  3. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    It's back! After keeping my eyes open endlessly for a clean 4motion wagon, I finally was able to make something happen when I moved to good ol' Texas. If you are on this forum, I am 99% sure you know the man behind it, or at least the car. I've come to find out Paul is quite the legend around...
  4. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    A month ago I bought a well maintained 04 Passat 1.8t 4motion and a week ago after sliding off the road I got a lean code and a code to change my o2 sensors and it sounds like the turbo is way louder when I’m on the gas. anyone know What could of happened I can’t find anything broke anywhere...
  5. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Currently have a set of b5 Audi s4 stock wheels on my Samoa red Passat 1.8t 4mo (with Audi A6 6speed trans swap) tan and black leather interior. I have them coated a “alpaca tan” looks more like a dark bronze. Tomorrow I’m picking up a set of 18x8 07s4 wheels to throw on and I can’t decide if I...
  6. Wheel and Tire Forum
    looking to get a set of 225/50/16 tires. will they fit without rubbing? stock suspension. stock rims.
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