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  1. B5 Garage
    1.8 B5 here with a coolant system question/ in need of advice. My passat was overheating and it turns out the coolant flange was cracked and leaking out coolant The mechanic I took my car to (highly recommend by a "friend" of mine) said he had trouble finding the part (BS because I found online...
  2. B5 Garage
    So I flushed my heater core. Not much stuff came out. Then I bled it of air. When I rev engine, heat comes out of vents red hot. When I let car idle, heat is only luke warm. Then when I rev again, comes out hot. Does that mean I have residual air? When I ran engine with bleed hole exposed and...
  3. New Member Introductions
    hello. new to the site but have found it a valuable resource for a while now. I was experiencing some moaning from my power steering pump last week. the fluid levels were good and i haven't noticed any leaking, so I swapped it out for a rebuilt pump. I put it in, bled the system several...
  4. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    That made this: Which resulted in this: (I applied the kitty litter) Not like the motor needs oil or anything... :thumbdown Someone needs to not let bowling ball sized debris sit behind humps in the road. Really fsking annoying, and expensive. :(
  5. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Whenever i fill the with oil i flows out over the top of the oil cooler, Does anyone know if there is a chance that my oil cooler has loosened over time and can be tightened, or have can i change the seals or has it simple gone bad. I heard that you can re tighten it and the problem goes away...
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