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  1. B-737 - Kevin - Brick NJ

    USA - East
    Hello just a quick background and some photos I picked up the 1999 1.8t fwd AEB Passat about two weeks ago. i feel i can formally introduce myself now after completing the timing belt and water pump. On my former car this was a rite of passage... The Passat has a 117,000 miles on it, Has...
  2. Axxis (or other high-quality) brake pads in brick and mortar stores?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I need some brake pads ASAP. I know all the places to order Axxis online, but I was wondering if I can waltz into a store anywhere and buy them, or something of similar quality. Thanks!
  3. Passat ROCKER .... took a Brick to the Gut

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    :cry: Lots of weather related road damage around here. I just had a big chunk of loose asphalt flip up and hit my lower rocker panel trimwork when I drove over it. :( The rockers are the black plastic trim that runs just below the doors on the sides. My question is has anyone replaced this...
  4. Brick and Morter OEM and Performance shops

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I am looking for local Upgrade and/or OEM parts shops in San Diego, CA. Even better if they are in North County SD. If this conflicts with CB5 ad policies can someone e-mail me places to get parts and advice Thanks.
  5. Swedish Brick

    Anything Auto
    I mentioned to my boss the other day that I used to want a Volvo 240 and he said he had one I could have! He said it still runs, I have no idea what kind of shape it's in, but it's free! Does anyone know if parts are still readily available for them. Or any good websites about restoring and...