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  1. Need location: Connector Station A-Pillar Left

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Where is the Connector Station A-Pillar Left? Hi, I am trying to fix a pesky “check brake pad” error light problem and it appears that all the wiring near the front brakes is working and even if I short the brake pad sensors, the error light still comes on. My Bentley manual shows a connection...
  2. WTB 99 B5 A-Pillar

    WTB/WTT Section
    I would like to buy the driver side a-pillar preferably in gray
  3. Soaked A-pillar

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I've got an unusual water ingress issue, and I thought moving to Cali would help but no, it still rains here, and it only takes a little bit of water to get this issue. Seems to leak from the top of the a-pillar, the ceiling does not appear to be or feel wet at all, only the a-pillar cloth...
  4. FS: , A-pillar guage pod & Wing

    Parts For Sale
    For sale I have Roof Rack SOLD A-pillar pod(brand new never installed) $65 shipped wing $100 OEM 6 disk changer with cartridge, used for 1 month(so it is basically brand new) SOLD! 20 gig phatbox with cartridge, cradle and everything it came with $110shipped sold
  5. A-Pillar Gauge wiring???

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Was going to run it through the ecm housing into the cabin. Is there a better way to do this? Is there a more efficient way to do this? :thumbup:
  6. WTB B5.5 A-Pillar cover

    WTB/WTT Section
    Need Drivers side A-Pillar cover in grey.
  7. FS: B5.5 A-Pillar Gauge Pod - $30

    Classified Archive
    Grey 42 Draft Designs A-Pillar Gauge Pod for sale. Similar to the one below (different color) since I can't figure out how to post the actual pics. It is brand new, still in the box I received it in and has not been used. $30+ shipping
  8. Squeaking on drivers side A-pillar

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    I'm having an annoying intermittent squeak that seems to be behind the driver's side seatbelt adjustment tab. When I press hard against the area it seems to go away or is diminished. It's an '07, still under warranty. Anyone have the same prob and how did you fix it?
  9. FS: Integrated boost gauge in A-pillar for B5

    Classified Archive
    Includes VDO boost gauge with pod and a-pillar for B5. Color is tan. Gauge reads 25 psi. Comes with all necessary wiring/hoses to illuminate it, make it dim with the dimmer, and have it hooked up to the vacuum hose. The color is just slightly off but it is very, very close - on the site i...
  10. Removing the trim on the A-pillar? Help!! (2001 Passat)

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hey Everyone I need to remove the trim (the whole covering panel) from the A-pillar inside my 2001 Passat.... Does anyone know how to get this part off without breaking the trim or the clips that hold it in place? I'd love any assistance you are able to offer, or tips on how to do it (or what...
  11. A-pillar question

    B5 Garage
    How do you remove an a-pillar on a B5.5 with A-pillar air bags?
  12. WTB: A-Pillar Boost Gauge Pod

    Classified Archive
    Hey Guys, I'm looking for a gray a-pillar gauge pod for my 99 passat 1.8t. It has to be the flat variety since I do not have curtain airbags. 42DD is supposedly backed up on orders and they're saying they wont ship until mid May the earliest. If anyone has one laying around or knows another...
  13. A-Pillar Gauge Pod + A-piller AirBag = ?

    B5 Garage
    I am interest in purchasing the upholstered A-piller gauge pod from for my B5, but my A-piller has an airbag. Has anyone installed this particular pod with an A-piller airbag? how do i pull off the A-piller without blowing out the air bag?
  14. FS: Double gauge pod for a-pillar.

    Classified Archive
    It is a pretty good match to the tan interior, but I cant find any pics of it installed. You will probably need to replace the little mounting pinsin order to mount it on your car. $15/shipped (CONUS)
  15. Where can I get an OEM a-pillar cover from?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have searched and searched, cannot find one. I need an a-pillar cover (grey) as I want to relocate my boost gauge to a steering column mount and don't want to see 4 holes in the a-pillar if I do. any pointers will be GREATLY appreciated! :thumbup:
  16. FS: Dual a-pillar pod setup

    Classified Archive
    Autometer ultra-lite A/F $50 obo EVERYTHING ELSE IS GONE! Still have the A/F.
  17. B5.5 upper A-Pillar trim cover

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I had to removed the A-Pillar trim on my wife 03 GLX wagon. Don't ask, got the windshield replaced and they messed something up. Got it off no problem including the upper metal clip. It is ever some slightly out of wack though and I feel more comfortable replacing it. Went to the dealer and was...
  18. WTB: '98 Tan A-Pillar

    Classified Archive
    looking to redo my boost gauge, anyone have one?
  19. FS: **APillar w/ Guage Pod--Grey Cheap**

    Classified Archive
    This is a Grey Rounded Pillar with a Guade Pod that just replaces your stock to fit a boost guage. I have only had it for a couple of months and now im selling my car and selling everything. Im asking $40 for the Apillar with Guage Pod attached
  20. New pics, wheels, DVD player, A-pillar pod.

    The Showroom
    Wheels: 15" Mille Miglia Fabula w/ Bridgestone Potenza 009, 20560R15 purchased from PW member DaveW. DVD Player: Jensen VM9510. Cobra Radar detector hard wired. Dual A-pillar gauge pod, purched from PW member slayerrule. On the way clear corners. Let me know what you think!! New pics added...