Thought that might get your attention. New to Passat World, Not new to VW's. Bought a 04 Passat wagon for my business and so far I'm very happy. Car is a great performer and hauls all my stuff.
Tony the Tinter
Anyone in the Massachusetts area want to come swing by my place and help me out, I'm home from Afghanistan only for the next 2 weeks?
I'm going to be painting my car, and I need some people who are decent with body prep work. I can paint like a champion, I just can't prep/tape very well. Cars...
How about two cases?
Seriously--I got my kit, and I know that I may be able to fumble my way through the installation. However, if there's someone in the area who has successfully done this and would be willing to do mine for some minor compensation, drop me a PM. I'm in Rosemount (east of...
So I live in Astoria/Queens, NYC and I'm hoping to find some other locals that can offer me the proper place, tools and assistance with a few repairs on my 01.5 V6. :wrench:
Nothing too intense... right now my list includes replacing the rear brakes and the front CV boots (not sure if the CV...
Anyone in NJ that has a B5 AEB Tip/Manual running a K04 w/ either the standard GIAC or custom tune or the more aggressive K04 PC-16 software i will buy you a 6 pack or 2 of your choice + vagcom access if you don't have one, if you agree to the following conditions.
1) Can i get a ride in your...
Got your attention? I'm seriously thinking about changing my Timing Belt and all the other goodies on my B5 when I'm done teaching in early June. Any takers for a long road trip into cornfield country to provide assistance/advice/heckling? Beer and steaks would be included in the deal, along...
I have some time off between now and New Years' and several projects to do. :wrench:
Replace electric radiator fan
Replace power steering hose
Replace motor mounts
Install driver side wheel well liner
Install belly pan (maybe)
Trouble is, I have very little experience doing mechanical work on...
I got a set of 18x8 MasItaly Rogers off a local PW member that use to be the owner of a black magic pearl '99 1.8T manual. A few years ago, his car was stolen and these wheels weren't on it at the time, so he had them left over. He kept them for a while, hoping he could use them sometime in the...
I've been searching for a while but have not found a DIY writeup on replacing control arms. Any thoughts??
if anyone is near Southern california and would like to help out on a weekend---beer and pizza will be heartily provided