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  1. Roof rack/cover - Charlotte NC area

    Parts For Sale
    I have the roof rack and cover from my late 2002 Passat wagon. I also have spare tires and tires and wheels. Make me an offer. Leo
  2. '03 GLX 4Motion V6 Tiptronic For Sale - Charlotte NC Area low price

    USA - East
    Selling my B5.5 Wagon to someone who wants to fix up an older car, or part it out. Still runs and has a working moonroof, top trim level, leather seats with power adjustment and heat, working AC/heat, radio and CD player, and great space in the back with both seats folded down (each seat folds...
  3. Rattling sound coming from serpentine or aux fan area

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    B5.5 2.8. I changed all the pulleys and belts less than 2 years ago and it's only been driven like 10k miles or less. Could this be a bad bearing in the aux fan? All other tensioners and pulleys were changed except the alternator's but the sound is too high. It feels like it's right under the...
  4. Tulsa area VAG com

    USA - South
    Hi! If anyone in the Tulsa/Owasso area needs to use a VAG com, let me know. If we can arrange it with my mostly busy schedule, i'll be happy to help! Cheers!
  5. VCDS in Albuquerque area.

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I just bought this car, a 2003, and only received one key. Anyone in the area willing to meet up? I'll need to get a key programmed, change a couple features, and read/clear the brake light code. Let me know what you'd need, any help is appreciated.
  6. Anyone in Los Angeles CA. area???

    New Member Introductions
    Anyone around that wsnts to help figuring out why my car no start??
  7. Noise from Turbo area

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    2004 GLS Wagon 1.8 Upon start-up, sitting over night, I get a loud sound like an exhaust leak from the turbo area. I checked under the hood and all looks OK but when I started it up again I got a electric motor sound then the sound like an exhaust leak, after a while it had less noise. I do...
  8. 2000 Passat 1.8T - Front Passenger Tire area making a strange noise

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    The front passenger tire area seems to be making a strange sound. Visually nothing appears to be wrong with the tire. At first I thought it was a flat tire a couple days ago, but that was not the case. The sound is constant and best heard at lower speeds, though I can hear it a bit at highway...
  9. Tuning CT area!

    New Member Introductions
    Anyone does tuning/dyno in CT?
  10. Discussion on using pirated software will not be tolerated

    Vag-Com and OBD11 Coding
    Warning. Discussion in the forums on pirating software or methods to wrongly appropriate a company's intellectual property will NOT be tolerated.
  11. Can anybody recommend a VW shop in the Minneapolis / Saint Paul metro area?

    Dealerships and Service
    Can anybody recommend a VW shop in the Twin Cities, Minneapolis / Saint Paul metro area? The closer to Saint Paul, the better.
  12. A call for help in the Phoenix area.

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Calling out to Phoenix and surrounding area(s) residents. I now have (2) locations of residence, WI and recently in Phoenix. Problem is, I'm in WI for a while and my wife is down in Phoenix with her Passat GLX. All of a sudden the car is burning through coolant, I don't know if it's leaking out...
  13. Rattle in the undercarriage under drivers seat area

    New Member Introductions
    About six weeks ago I got a rattle in my 2014 Passat under the floor anytime I drive over a sharp little bump or through a pot hole. It sounds like it could be under the plastic shield that is under the car. Any ideas anyone?
  14. SW Houston area shops?

    Dealerships and Service
    Looking for a shop to service my 2012 Passat 2.5L SEL in the Sugar Land, Richmond, Rosenberg Texas area. The nearest dealer is Archer VW and is horrible. I would prefer an independant shop. TIA
  15. NEED MECHANIC (Philly area)

    Dealerships and Service
    Bought a 2007 POS VW Passat Wolfsburg edition a week ago for $3500 + title and insurance came to about 3900. It has lots of issues. I already put about $400 into it. My check engine light is still on my low oil pressure sensor went on over the weekend so I towed it to a mechanic and they don't...
  16. Does anyone have a recommendation for a mechanic in the Saint Paul/Minneapolis area?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I'm looking for a mechanic or shop with experience replacing a timing belt on a V6 Passat. If anyone has a recommendation for a quality mechanic that I can trust in the Twin Cities, that would be great. I'm in Saint Paul so a mechanic on the Saint Paul side of the Metro would be a bonus. Has...
  17. Can Anyone Recommend a Good Repair Shop in the DC Area?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi, I have an 2003 Passat with 108K miles and the dealer, Alexandria VW, where I've been going for service since buying the car used, says I need new upper and lower control arms on both sides replaces and an alignment. They want to charge me $4000 for the work and after doing some research on...
  18. 2003 W8 Only 50k For Sale in Denver Area

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    On Craigslist. I can check it out if anyone is interested. Sent from my SAMSUNG-SGH-I537 using Tapatalk
  19. 2002 VW Passat GLX Wagon with 4Motion AWD - $2500 DC AREA

    Vehicles For Sale
    2002 VW Passat GLX Wagon with 4Motion AWD - $2300 DC AREA I am willing to part out certain parts for Passat World Members. This Passat will need some work: flexpipe broken on the drivers side spring broken on drivers side rear suspension Was supposed to bring back spare parts from a guy in...
  20. 1) misfires due to faulty o2 sensor? 2) strange moan sound wheel area after driving?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi PW'ers, I'm hoping to be able to count on your input once more. Thus far you guys have managed to provide entertainment for countless weekends yet saved us lots of $ at the garage. And at the same time, I feel we (my wife and I work on the car together) know and have learned a lot about the...