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  1. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi there, Is there an easy way to change the board computer (in my 2004 Volkswagen Passat) from the US units (MPG/miles) to metric units (L/100km /km)? Regards Niels
  2. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Well besides the fact that it snowed where I live and my passat does better than my jeep. A lot of peeps abandoned their cars as I passed them. This car rocks on ice. Well I am going boarding and I need to find a way to transport two snowboards...without installing a huge ass overhead bar...
  3. B5 Garage
    So yeah I have a puddle of water behind my passenger seat. I keep the car in the garage and the water appears from nowhere. The floor in front of the passenger seat is not wet at all. I really need some help with this, my car is starting to smell TIA JD
  4. B5 Garage
    Could anyone informe me on "How To" removing & reinstalling dash board air outlets of a VW PASSAT B5 1999?
  5. B5 Garage
    Well somehow my triptronic sensor broke in my '01 passat. (prehaps it was all my enthusastic "shifting"?!?!?) So I took the car to my local VW dealer (Vw of Fairfax in Fairfax ,VA---they are horrible at customer service btw--even though I purchased my car there 2 yrs ago) They quoted me a price...
  6. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    quick question: what is a B5.5? I have a 2004 passat GLX. I understand the B5 deal. when does it become a .5?
  7. Mobile Electronics
    Hi there. I am new and not American so I apology for my English in advance. I have very close friend of mine who lives in NC and so she helped me a lot with language. But now she is teasing me that sometimes I sound like Southern Woman!!! I just purchased the B5 1997 1,8T. I love my car - it is...
  8. Volkswagen Passat Early B Platforms Discussion
    We Have In Our Fleet Also A Four Cyl And A 6 Cyl Passat. Seeing That These Vehicles Are Very Repair-prone(once Per Month),we Would Like To Make Our Own Diagnosis Before We Bring Them To The Vw Workshops.(here A Diagnosis Cost 150 To 200 Dlls) These Testers Are Very Cheap As Far As Us And...
  9. B5 Garage
    This morning I started driving to my church when i started hearing a clinking noise from my dash board. When ever I accelerate It makes a weird noise, when i dont accelerate it stops... what is this noise? I think it was when i was at 20-30 rpm.
  10. B5 Garage
    I was in my car last night and i went to turn my AC on when the illumination lights that light the gagues up blinked off, then a lil later that came back on. Almost like a loose connection effect. My tach and speedometer lights would stay on just the AC Board was blinking. Any Ideas? Also my...
  11. Mobile Electronics
    I have or at this point HAD a clairon VRX935VD for almost two years now and just a couple weeks ago it died on me. Needless to say I was not happy. one night going out it just started freaking out like it was possesed by the devil. everything was going crazy all kinds of noises were coming from...
  12. USA - East
    There is a new forum designed to cover rochester, buff, syr, albany, etc.. we just started and of course are looking for members.. we have VB garage and image hosting for all members, including sections to upload meet photos, etc... we are a technical based forum with no...
  13. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hey everyone, New member here... just wanted to say whassup?!? I've been a lurker for a while, finally wanted to post some pics of my car. Hope you guys like! It's a 98 1.8t tricked out by The Speed Shop in Rockford, IL. Mods include, H&R springs, Bilstein adjustable sport shocks, ASA 18in...
  14. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi guys and gals. I bought a 2004 GLX w/auto. Love it. This is a great website. Love the use of UNIX. Windows sucks. Anyways, geekiness aside, I'd like to send a handshake of greetings and appreciation to each and every board member (and Passat owner) out there. Unlike many unseasoned...
  15. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    My 2002 V6 Passat is plagued by squeaks coming from the dash in front of the passangers seat, around the area of the passangers air bag installation. Has anyone else experienced a similar problem. Does anyone know the fix for these noises.
  16. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Originally I wanted a Mazda 6, but I couldn't get a used one that fits my price. I also heard they had alot of problems mechanically. After searching extensively for the right sedan, I finally came across the VW passat. To be honest I never really actually heard of the passat. But I just love...
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