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  1. Passat in recovery... patient not breathing well... Need a VAG doctor!

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    2005 Passat GLS, Auto, 1.8t, AWM engine, 152k miles. :thumbup: First off... a really big thumbs up to all the VW owners who take the time to document with words and pictures what they have done to resolve issues. I have spent countless hours reading through the posts from this forum and...
  2. Any tips/ tricks on replacing my PCV breathing system?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I'm replacing the PCV system on 01' V6 Passat. It's been pieced together by the previous owner and it doesn't appear that they ever replaced all the parts and what they did replace isn't right so I ordered the complete kit and will be doing it today. Anything I need to be aware of when doing...
  3. Help PLEASE! ALT 1.8 20v Breathing Issues...

    B5 Garage
    Hey Guys, Did a search but didnt find anything (porbs as im useless) My passat is a 2003 ALT engine code 1.8 20v and lately ive had a huge lack of power and throttle response, also can hear what sounds like a vaccum leak coming from under the engine Cover. Upon inspection I found what I think...
  4. Improving my engine breathing on my ATW/AEB combo.

    B5 Garage
    So my wife's Passat was a sludgebucket when we bought it. We knew this and rebuilt the engine. It has run GREAT for 5K miles using the ATW bottom end and a rebuilt AEB head. Of course there is no SAI system but it doesn't need it. So lately it's started to leak oil. Now when we bought it we...
  5. carbonio intake is breathing hot air :pissed:

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    well im pretty illiterate when it comes to installing after market parts for my car. Now i can change fender markers and disable my drl's but thats about it. A while ago i bought the carbonio intake from my indy and paid him like 30 dollars or something around that to install it. welli was just...
  6. Engine RPMs Drop and Revs Itself--Sounds Like Trouble Breathing

    B5 Garage
    (2000 V6 ATQ) Alright, so to pass inspection I had to dish out $$ to replace an O2 Sensor, Purge Valve, Breather Hose, and a Transmission Mount. About a week ago I was driving behind my cousin who was making a U-Turn to get into a car wash. I also made the U-Turn and pulled up behind him. I...
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