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  1. Bubbling Buttons

    New Member Introductions
    I have two Passats; a 2010 2.T and I just purchased a 2006. I noticed that a lot of the buttons were messed up. They worked, but looked horrible. I found that eBay had most all of the buttons for really cheap. I ended up replacing the door lock buttons, the automatic window buttons, mirror...
  2. Coolant warning, Reservoir Bubbling and making noise

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    My car has been driving just fine for the past two months since I put a new clutch in it. About 20 minutes ago I was going to wash my car to take it to a car meet, and what happens? My dash indicates the "STOP" "Check Coolant" sure enough I turn around and went home only to see: The coolant...
  3. Bubbling Issue, Help!

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hello Guys, Ive been a long time visitor and 1st time poster. I have a problem that I cannot seem to resolve, hopefully you guys can help me resolve this problem. I've looked on this site for weeks to find someone with a similar problem but was not able to find a thread for it. I recently...
  4. Bubbling noise in back of 4 cylinder b4

    New Member Introductions
    hey guys,i had a short-lived account on here before put i lost my password,so back on the noob toob. Every time I shut my car off i hear a bubbling noise behind me,even i only have the car on for a minute. The car was sitting for a few years before i purchased it,its a 1996 passat gls with 70k.
  5. Please help Power steering fluid bubbling over?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Okay I'll be honest here i'm a first time volkswagen owner and honestly this car looks to be a pita to work on. I've came from the honda world and can repair,rebuild and diagnose just about anything on them. I currently drive a CRV but my wife wanted something better on gas then the V8 and fell...
  6. Coolant bubbling plus a leak

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I just bought an '02 Passat GLX 2.8 last week. The car has 69k miles. At the time, it had no visible issues. This morning when I got to work, I noticed a little smoke coming from under the hood. I popped the hood and saw/heard the coolant bubbling in the overflow. There was also a little bit of...
  7. (apparently) factory tint says: "1---tinted"...tint bubbling

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    anyone have any idea what this is talking about? if it's talking about the % that the tint is? i have drivers side rear window where the tint is bubbling and don't know if this means i'm going to have to get VW to retint, or if indy shop can match it up.
  8. Bubbling Overflow Reservoir

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    The overflow reservoir on my 2002 VW Passat GLX bubbles when the engine has been turned off. I recently had the water pump, thermostat and timing belt replaced. The coolant reservoir was cracked so I had that replaced, along with the cap. The problem still happens. The gauge (on the dash)...
  9. Bubbling buttons!

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    My 06 is coming up on its one year anniversary. I noticed the door lock buttons are starting to bubble, on all the doors! Anyone ever experienced this issue? Is it repairable?
  10. Bubbling Sound on 1998 V6 Passat

    B5 Garage
    When i pull up and you lift the hood there is bubbling sounnd. No loss of coolant yet , temp normal.
  11. Dash / Console Material Bubbling

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I'm wondering if anyone has run into this problem? Just above the front drink holder, the rubberized material that is bonded to the plastic started bubbling and eventually grew to about two inches long and an inch wide. The dealer is refusing to cover it under warranty because they think it...
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