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  1. blocking the heater hose at the flange. 1.8t

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So my coolant supply hose is leaking from the flange. But my heater core went a little while ago, so I have it bypassed. How can I block of the coolant straight from the flange? Its a 1999 1.8t aeb btw.
  2. Another win for Big Business: Sup Court rules in favor of providers blocking ports...

    The Black Hole
    Read about the ruling. Previously Vonage won a case because a providor blocked their service, apparently this won't happen again. So it looks like my local cable internet monopoly now has the power and "right" to block my VoIP vonage phone service and offer theirs in its place. Alternatively...
  3. Headrest blocking view?... No more!

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    One of the first things I did after I bought my Variant was to remove the HUGE rear center headrest. I couldn't see out the rear window as well as I would like. The sight of the exposed caps on the seatback annoyed me as well. Problem solved. The one on my '03 A4 is about 40% of the height of...
  4. What's this blocking the intercooler?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Between the foglight and this big black thing, horn?, the intercooler is pretty well blocked. Anybody else noticed this?