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  1. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hey, Just got my hands on one of the comfiest drives I have ever had, smooth with lots of power as been previously mapped. MPG amazing. I've come from a 1.8 sri corsa returning 23mpg. I've just got into building things out of wood. Unfortunately the boot although MASSIVE, the entrance is too...
  2. New Member Introductions
    Hi, I'm in the UK and have a 65 plate Passat and need roof bars. To start how do I ID the of Mk it? Also in some listing sites they talk about the bars fitting B5 / 3G2 models etc. Again, how do I ID mine? After all this, can anyone recommend 'reasonable' priced place to get some? Thank you ?
  3. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So, I finally(!) found a set of actual VW cross bars for the wagon. Got keys made for them - yay, I can use them! And, so much nicer than the crappy (eBay?) "universal" bars that I started off with. But, a conundrum: They're too fat to hook, say, ratchet straps to them (so I can, say, strap...
  4. Parts For Sale
    Returned the lease. Bought them new for about 250$. Make an offer Located in Westchester, NY.
  5. Vendor Deals
    Wrapping up the day we spotted another lighting deal, this time on LED light bars designed with the off-road enthusiast in mind. the 31" curved bar has an output of 180W, and is designed with some serious heat sink fins to keep the LED nodes cool and extend their lifespan. Learn more at the...
  6. Parts For Sale
    For sale is a set of B5.5 Cross Bars. I lock is missing, but the others are there. $75 + SHIPPING
  7. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I had the radiator flushed about 2 weeks ago. I was out and about and noticed coolant on the ground after it sat for a few hrs. Asked on another forum and the guy at ORileys if it was ok to add the Bars Leak. Both said yes but the mechanic that works on VW's freaked out!!! I don't have much...
  8. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hello! As the proud owner of a VW Passat Wagon 4-motion, I've embarked on a journey of blowing my bank account on modifications before the grind for college money. I'm looking for improving the handling of my car, and so far I've figured out I should get H&R Coil-overs, with 32mm H&R front sway...
  9. Parts For Sale
    FS: B5.5 Passat Wagon Roof Cross Bars Guys, I have a few items for sale, I have a set of Wagon Roof Cross Bars for sale with keys only used for a season. $ 130.00 Shipped UPS Ground to the US 48 ONLY with Tracking 1st " I will Take It " with a follow up PM please Payment is US...
  10. Parts For Sale
    Overall good condition. All locks work and plastic caps have no cracks. 2 keys $155 shipped Text me for fast results 865 two four two 1144
  11. WTB/WTT Section
    I am looking for base bars for my car, i have a 2002 passat glx sedan
  12. Parts For Sale
    I've finally decided to sell my votex roof rack. I purchased them brand new and were on my passat for about 6 months. The bars are in excellent shape, never mounted anything to them. I honestly bought them for pure appearence, yet planned to mount my bike which never happened. Everything...
  13. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Any of you B6 drivers interested in a set of Roof Rack base bars? Thanks for your time. PM me to get faster response (I will et a notification)
  14. Parts For Sale
    B6 Roof Rack Base Bars. 'SOLD' Unused set of OEM roof rack base bars to fit B6 Passat. (May fit other models)as per these listed with ECS.includes 2 bars but not the tightening tool. You will have to improvise. Volkswagen Passat B6 FWD 2.0T Search SiteSearch Roof Rack - 3C0071126A - Roof Rack...
  15. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hi. I'm new and confused. :confused: I need to get some roof bars for a 2008 saloon, just for occasional camping trips so really don't want to spend much. Looking at universal roof bars, but does anyone have any advice about which ones might fit? There are several online but I want to know they...
  16. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have a set of Votex Base Bars for my B5.5 sedan and last week I tried to put on the bars and wood rack for the season and the Rear-Left bracket completely fell out while trying to tighten it out to 3-Nm. I took the bar apart and assembled it back together while tightening everything up. When...
  17. Parts For Sale
    FS: Pioneer headunit (plug & play!), Votex basket, wagon hatch chrome accent, more! Bumping this and trying a different approach to selling what's left. Blanket statements: - Buyer pays shipping unless stated (prices do not reflect shipping). I'm shipping from 98443. I prefer USPS - shocking...
  18. Parts For Sale
    3 a6 strut tower bars. $65 shipped each
  19. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I need to put a canoe on top of my wife's wagon. Any suggestions? I was just going to make some crossbars out of 2x4's then lash it to the car some how. Plan to put in 4 of them to distribute the weight. I have most of the parts needed on hand, and might just use U bolts to hold it instead of...
  20. Parts For Sale
    I have a set of VOTEX wagon crossbars 3B9 860 019A/1J9 071 151 041 for sale. Used but in 95% new condition (A few bug marks). Comes with install manual, original allen torque wrench, and 2 keys ALL locks work ! All parts original OEM from VW... VORTEX Luggage carrier 191 071 130 F, LIKE new...
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