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  1. My MFA display on my dashboard is black ans blank.

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    It's the one in the middle that fades it's words in the heat and looks better when it's cold out, you know the one. Well last week it started beeping at me as I was driving. Every beep it would turn on red and then go off. Now it's off and hasn't come back on. Not even with headlights on or...
  2. Inexpensive place to get HAA blank key blade cut in Toronto

    Anyone know an inexpensive place to get a HAA blank key blade cut in Toronto?
  3. egr blank passat pd 130

    Volkswagen Passat TDI Discussion
    hi guys im lookin to blank the egr on my car its a passat 130 do i need the 1 plate or 2 and does anyone know what ones i need please? i have searched on here but with no joy. also is it a good idea performance fuel economy wise? thanks
  4. Starting Problems. Cluster goes blank. Frustrating

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So here is my issue. I have a 2000 GLS 2.8l. When I put the key in an start to turn it, either I get nothing at all, as if there is no key in there, or the cluster lights up as normal, I turn to start and nothing and it just goes blank, or the cluster is very dim and nothing happens. I have to...
  5. Need a flip-key blank cut

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Anybody know a decent locksmith in northern NJ that will cut a blank flip-out key for a 2001 Passat? Dealer in this area sends it out to VW:banghead:, one locksmith I called wants $150 just to cut the key, no programming.:mad: I can program myself with Vag-Com but I need the key cut. Any help is...
  6. WTB: Overhead Console, Blank Middle Dash Piece

    WTB/WTT Section
    I am looking for an oem overhead console, gray with sunroof, anyone who has switched to the w8 console have the old one laying around? I am also looking for a blank middle dash piece, the one on the drivers side (the one with the passport mute button in the following picture) Just PM me if you...
  7. FS: 2003 Passat Keyless Remote w/Prog. Instructions + 2 Blank Chip Keys

    Parts For Sale
    Brand New, OEM, never used keyless remote / clicker for 2003 VW Passat with programming instructions, and two brand new OEM uncut chip key blanks ready to be cut and programmed. The remote includes a lock, unlock, trunk and panic button, with a functioning red LED. This set includes everything...
  8. Fs: New oem vw keyfob blank

    Parts For Sale
    have for sale an extra keyfob for sale. I originally bought this for my wife's 08 rabbit, but apparently for 08+ cars you have to order the fob pre-programmed from VW. for $150 plus an hour labor to reprogram. This is a brand new, never used, uncut, unprogrammed, mint emblem, keyfob that...
  9. trying to get a wire from under the hood to my blank button inside the car

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    im setting up some air horns under the hood and im going to put a button where the blank button is on my b5.5. But i need to get the wire from underneath the hood to where the blank button is. Anyone have any suggestions? I already have an after market deck put it, and amp and subs and all that...
  10. Want to mount RCAs in "blank" button

    Mobile Electronics
    Say I've got an audio extension cord of sorts. Say it terminates in a pair of female RCAs (red/white). Say I want a permanent or semi-permanent solution that will mount those RCAs in such a way that I could plug in an audio source of my choosing without the plugs coming out of the blank...
  11. Is it possible to make use of the blank button?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    There is a blank button besides the audio system, is it possible to replace it with a switch that can do something.
  12. Heard a thud, transmission gear indicator went blank

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I searched through many posts but haven't found exactly the problem. My wife was driving at 65MPH today heard a thud in the front, they tranny indicator went blank and the radio went out, both later came back on, she heard another thud and it went off again, radio still works, no CEL or...
  13. I need a blank RS4 center cap

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    I have 9 spoke RS4 replica wheels (see below). One of my center caps is missing. Any idea where I can get another one? i've searched on here and elsewhere and no luck
  14. blank center caps

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    I am looking for some blank center caps for my Alphard wheels. I have done some searches here and other VW sites and have come up with nothing. I even asked a few that had them with wheels for sale to no avail. If anyone knows where to get them I would really love to know. Thanks, Josh
  15. WTB - B5 key fob, key blank

    Classified Archive
    Looking to buy B5 / pre-facelift key fob with or without an uncut blank. Would like the switchblade part if you have it. LMK at sleepyastronaut (at) yahoo (dot) com Stafford
  16. Radio code - My Security Code # is BLANK!!

    B5 Garage
    Ok, I just put my radio back in (after unplugging it), and it went into SAFE mode. Of course, I open my sound system manual (factory radio, came with car from VW dealer), and the place for the code is BLANK. Is there a default for the code, or does it come pre-programmed (and unique) from the...
  17. B5 OEM FOB w/ blank key, V6 MAF

    Classified Archive
    Bought key because I lost my original ones. Found the original ones later and never programmed or cut this one. Was purchased to use on a 00 GLX Passat V6. Bought the Maf as part of troubleshooting a check engine problem. Nothing wrong with Maf, ended up being vacuum lines and O2 sensor...
  18. FS: b5.5 remote key fob with blank, heated seat switch

    Classified Archive
    used remote key fob with blank ready for cutting (battery strong, buttons in very good cond, scratches on chrome) $28 HLO 1J0 959 753 AM FCC ID: NBG 735868 T used heated seat switch (working) $10 prices include usps first class shipping
  19. cheapest place in Denver to get key/remote blank cut

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Any recommendations?
  20. FS:Passat B5/B5.5 Dash Switch Blank Plugs

    Classified Archive
    Four middle and one lower left dash switch plugs. $20 shipped for all. Paypal accepted. Thanks.