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  1. Battery replacement on friends 2003 B5.5-*LONG*

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    My buddy called around 2:30 pm today and said, "My car won't start." (He has an '03 B5.5, 1.8T/Tip.) I said, "That's weird, the battery in my '00 lasted 4 years before I had to replace it." However, in the back of my mind I remember reading the many stories on CB5 about OEM batteries that...