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  1. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hi, after not using my car for 3 weeks (I left it locked in my garage); I started the engine to charge battery for 30 minutes. After that I locked the doors with the door sensor as I always do, and left away (everything normal) Some minutes after that I went back to the car and noticed the...
  2. Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Hello, after arming my alarm, intermittently I get this honk 20-30 seconds after arming. I've already tried changing the batteries in both remotes. Factory keyless system. 2013 Passat. Here's a vid of the horn honk. Anyone with any idea of what it means?
  3. New Member Introductions
    Can anyone suggest what to do to fix the alarm horn not working.
  4. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So, I've had my share of alarm issues, and finally fixed them. Haven't seen any problems in years. Anyway, Florence just blew through here, and sure enough, I've got alarm problems. First time driving the car today, tried to arm alarm, and off it goes. No way to arm without it triggering -...
  5. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    My haunted Passat , at 225,580 miles, it has been a great car. However , for no apparent reason (that I can see), the car will lock itself, roll up the windows and sunroof. When I open up the now locked car, the alarm goes off and it's driving me nuts. I then have to pop the hood, disconnect my...
  6. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hey guys, I'm having a problem with my car alarm no longer making any noise. I've read everywhere online that it may be the doors/hood/trunk if they're not closed properly. I've checked all doors, hood, hood latch, trunk, and trunk latch. All close properly with no problems. I even tried...
  7. B5 Garage
    On my 2005 tdi estate wagon, B5.5. Right hand drive UK version with radio, cruise controls on steering wheel Some weeks back the rear passenger window was smashed by thieves after luggage in the boot (trunk). Alarm was ignored by hotel's security staff so went on for some time. Replaced glass -...
  8. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have this weird problem with my rear (passenger's side) door. Immediately after the alarm is disabled, it won't open until what always seems like the 3rd attempt. This happens both with the external handle, and interior handle. It's bizarre. Once it opens, I can continue to open and close...
  9. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi, I searched the forum but I am not sure I have the same issues I have read or not. My car is in the garage and my alarm just went off. I thought maybe the cats had gotten my keys and pressed the alarm by accident but they weren't moved. I went out to my car and unlocked it and opened and shut...
  10. Volkswagen Passat TDI Discussion
    I have a 2012 Passat TDI that I bought in April. Love the car. One thing that is driving me nuts is if I leave my cell phone on the seat the seatbelt alarm goes off as if someone were sitting in the seat. Is there a way to turn this off or at least adjust the sensitivity?
  11. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    04 Passat Trendline 3b5 estate 1.9tdi 130bhp Ok so . . . When I lock my car, the doors lock and the indicator lights flash. However, when i sit inside the car and lock it (with remote key) wait for a while . . . then lepp about like a buck eejit. Nothing happens! No alarm, no flashing lights ...
  12. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Last week my alarm went off and since I was going to be away for a while, I uncoupled the + terminal on the battery, with the alarm still sounding in my ear, I walked away to get my bus connection. Today, I re-attached the batteries + terminal and since the car was not alarmed, unlocked the...
  13. B5 Garage
    My 02 passat alarm, i just purchased new battery caris fine all night then around 2pm i cant use the remote to unlock it have to do it manually but dash lights are on ,starts fine untill the same time next day,???????
  14. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi everyone and thank you for all the awesome information on this forum. I have been gifted with a 2001 2.8L Passat with heater core issues and a failed water pump which will both be relatively easy projects to fix. This car sadly had to sit on the back burners for a while so I could get a few...
  15. New Member Introductions
    Hi everyone and thank you for all the awesome information on this forum. I have been gifted with a 2001 2.8L Passat with heater core issues and a failed water pump which will both be relatively easy projects to fix. This car sadly had to sit on the back burners for a while so I could get a few...
  16. New Member Introductions
    Hi, Have an issue with my alarm going off when I remove the key from the ignition on my VW passat 1.8T estate petrol 2001 Only way round it is to remove both plugs from the CCM with the key still in the ignition. To start the car without the alarm going off I have to insert key - start engine...
  17. New Member Introductions
    My Passat Wagon (2002) is parked outside my job. I used the remote to lock the car and alarm this morning, but I went out there and it wont work!! HELP! If I use the key, will it set off the alarm :hmmm:
  18. B5 Garage
    Recently, I've been having this problem with the alarm. :banghead: After I stop and park the car, I arm it. Most times when I've armed it, the driver's side turn signal lights on the front and the rear turn on and remain lit. It will not turn off. Sometimes, if I'm lucky, when I do some...
  19. B5 Garage
    Hi. I have a problem with 1999 VW Passat. The main thing is that the alarm goes on with keyfob but does not come off. If I close all doors, press the lock button, all doors will lock and red led indicator starts blinking. If I push the unlock butten then alarm gomes off (hazard lights blink) but...
  20. Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    If you own a SEL model *and* have this switch body then supposedly you are primed and ready to activate the system, simply by installing a new hood switch assembly...?? (thanks to "myturbodiesel.com") http://www.myturbodiesel.com/attachments/passat-hood-switch-jpg.3160/ It is my understanding...
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