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  1. The Amazon Prime Day Automotive Deals Have Landed (via AutoGuide.com)

    Vendor Deals
    Amazon's highly-anticipated annual shopping event, Amazon Prime Day, is finally here. This year, Amazon Prime Day starts on Monday, July 15 at midnight and runs for 48 hours. First launched in 2015, Amazon Prime Day has become “Black Friday in July” for online shoppers, with an astonishing...
  2. Has anybody brought a tuning box from Bluespark automotive

    Volkswagen Passat TDI Discussion
    https://www.bluesparkautomotive.com/vw-passat-2-0-tdi-170-ps-pro-boost My son, who owns a 2012 passat is looking to buy a tuning box from bluespark. Does anybody know anything about them or have brought from them?
  3. Check out this month's clever crowdfunded automotive accessories!

    Vendor Deals
    Been a while since we did the rounds of Kickstarter and Indiegogo, and after sifting through this afternoon we found three clever new auto accessories that are at the very least worth taking a closer look at. The first of the pack is the most practical, but as you work down the list they get a...
  4. Craftsman Tools, Jeep upgrades, Automotive Enthusiast Books, and More!

    Vendor Deals
    It's been another busy week, so we're bringing you the latest automotive-centric deals all in one lump this week. Deals on Jeep Upgrades from Morris 4x4 in the 12 Days of Building Sale Save Up To 55% on Craftsman Automotive Tools These Are The Best Books for The Car Lover on Your...
  5. Looking For Automotive Art? Check This Out...

    Vendor Deals
    Need some automotive artwork to spruce up the garage, den, or anywhere else in the house? These technical-style chalk drawings are printed on metal plates in three different sizes, and with over 125 prints to choose from, there will be something in the mix for every shade of auto enthusiast...
  6. Memory Test... automotive style. Plus adventure & rescue!

    Anything Auto
    My dad has a late 60's or early 70's boat that's been sitting in a garage for an unknown number of years. It's got a Mercruiser 120 engine which is actually a GM 2.5 liter four-in-line industrial engine fitted out for marine application. It wouldn't run so I went through the typical...
  7. I've committed Automotive adultery...

    Anything Auto
    I haven't been online recently, I've been extremely busy with school, work and other things. I'm afraid I have sinned against my fellow Volkswagen and Passat brothers. First, my reasoning: About (2 months or so) ago, I found out that the fiancé and I were expecting. I know, I know "You're only...
  8. Awesome Automotive Optical Illusions

    Anything Auto
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  9. Carfiend - Social Network For Automotive Enthusaists

    Anything Auto
    This launched today for i devices, has anybody downloaded it? I set up my S4 in my "garage" and broswed some pictures. I don't have normal social networks (facebook, twitter, etc) so I've been using Instagram to catch up on all of my car porn. This Carfiend app might make it easier, no need to...
  10. Automotive Paint & Coatings at CARiD!

    CARiD.com
    Remember that day when your vehicle rolled off the showroom floor? It was a feast for your eyes, and you were proud to own such a lustful masterpiece. But years passed by, and the elements did their job. Annoying spider webbing on the hood, small dings on the doors, and irritating hairline...
  11. A Different "Suddenly, Something Went POP!" Story (automotive).

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Today I floored it (second gear pull) to get well ahead of a CTA bus before it pulled back out into traffic and... suddenly, something went "POP!". There was a pop and an air purge sound and the car started shaking. I thought I might have blown a tire with the noise and feel. Pulled over, tires...
  12. My brothers cool automotive photography...

    New Member Introductions
    http://www.robertkerian.com/ cool stuff. I need him to shoot my 2008 silver Passat. He tooks some shots of my 70 Cougar this summer so I'll post soon.
  13. Any interest in university automotive engineering lectures/information?

    Anything Auto
    Hey PassatWorld, Some of you know me and some of you may not. PW Profile. I'm in an undergraduate automotive engineering program at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology . I'm currently in my fourth year with another year left as I spread out my courses over five years instead...
  14. Fix It Automotive in Pittsburgh,PA cheap good work

    Dealerships and Service
    This shop does everything, has a vagcom, and wont tell you everything needs replaced when you go in for an oil change. definitely worth the a shot. 412-337-4523
  15. Automotive blog site

    Anything Auto
    Daily reviews of a bunch of cheap cars found on craigslist and ebay. Daily Turismo Fiberfab aztec stands out! Daily Turismo: 5k: Fiberfab Aztec 7
  16. Automotive Navigation System

    New Member Introductions
    Thanks for your information.... Automotive Navigation System
  17. Mattig Automotive Rear Diffuser

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Just curious if anyone has seen; this and if so, do you know anything about it and where i might be able to purchase this part in the states? Tuning Shop | MATTIG Heckdiffusor VW Passat 3BG, Bj. 1997-2004 | online kaufen thanks for your help.
  18. ABS Rebuild - ATE a.k.a. AutoEcu a.k.a. Automotive Scientific Inc.

    B5 Garage
    Need to get my ABC module rebuilt. I'm either going with ModuleMaster or ATE. Found ATE from their auction on eBay. $40.00 for a rebuild with lifetime warranty. Who here has dealt with ATE / AutoECU.com / Automotive Scientfic Inc before?
  19. Automotive porn costs 35mil

    Anything Auto
    Discuss.:) http://www.luxist.com/2010/08/11/the-ultimate-car-collectors-crash-pad-yours-for-a-cool-35-mil/
  20. The Automotive Facts Thread

    Anything Auto
    Saw this on another website and thought I would continue it on PW. A lot of things I never knew before, add on whatever you would like. ___________ A Bugatti Veyron's emergency brake has ABS. The first automobiles equipped with power-assisted brakes were Pierce Arrows, in 1931. Duesenberg...
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