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  1. Fromi's Passat 1.9TDI 4Motion build

    The Showroom
    Now i found right place to post this:) It has been six years since i had Passat b5.5, and the time after that, with the exception of a couple of months of Alfa Romeo madness, has consisted of the Audis. Now i am going to read engineer papers and it would take between 4-5 yeas so i had to...
  2. Fromi's Passat 1.9TDI 4Motion build

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    It has been six years since i had Passat b5.5, and the time after that, with the exception of a couple of months of Alfa Romeo madness, has consisted of the Audis. Now i am going to read engineer papers and it would take between 4-5 yeas so i had to downshift my life littlebit because Audi was...
  3. A Big Turbo B6 Passat Build – Comfy Commuter/Sleeper & Weekend Track Warrior

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Preface I purchased my B6 completely stock, with 50K miles on it, in Summer 2014. I began this build thread in Winter 2018 on the heels of completing my Big Turbo build (Summer 2018). I did quite a lot in those interim 4 years and a large chunk of this build thread is devoted to retroactively...
  4. Looking for someone to build or sell me a heat shield for passat 1.8t

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Anyone on here make or sell me a heat shield. Ive not had anyluck on making my own and I am in dire need of one. Blinktek guy doesn't make them anymore.
  5. B5.5 Track Car Build

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Good morning, I've been rebuilding a 2002 VW Passat 1.8t 5spd FWD as a weekend project /track car. I bought the car in April of 2017 with 103,000 miles and 0 rust on the body, no CEL's. I also found most of the service record history thanks to my local WV dealership were it was serviced by the...
  6. The Build: ECS Project A3 - We build it. You could win it!

    The Showroom
    That's right we're building an Audi A3 then giving it away. Thread Guide: Update 1 - Acquisition Update 2 - How good is stock? Update 3 - Lower the altitude increase the attitude Update 4 - Let's brag about our 60-0 Update 5: Making the A3 Cooler with Wagner Update 6: Let's make some noise...
  7. New-to-me 1999 Passat 1.8T Build thread

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hey guys, this is my first post here at Passat World. I've been daily driving my B4 TDI for the last couple of years, and I absolutely love it. Regularly gets me 48+ MPG, with a current record of 51.4 MPG on a trip back to central KY from Pittsburgh. Two days ago I found this 1999 Passat with...
  8. My Big Turbo 1.8T 4Motion Passat Build Thread

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi everybody. I wanted to take the opportunity to share a project that I have been dreaming of working on ever since I had my first Passat back in high school….a big turbo 4motion B5.5. But first, a little about myself… I grew up in NJ, went to school in PA for mechanical engineering, and...
  9. the "no replacement for displacement" Build thread

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    so I figured I would start a build thread here on passatworld cause lots of guys have been really helpful and I suppose this will be a good place to keep all my progress.. A few of you guys know I picked up a Passat wagon in January, replaced the timing belt, water pump, alternator etc etc and...
  10. Parts for bt build

    WTB/WTT Section
    Looking for a billet fuel, fpr, 650cc injectors, and a set of intergrated rod for a 1.8. Let me know what you have
  11. KSEADUBs 2000 Passat GLX 4Mo build/repair/gripe thread

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Edited to include completed maintenance at end of 1st post! Hola everyone! I've been lurking around this forum here and there ever since taking possession of my Dad's old 2000 Passat GLX 4Mo when he upgraded to an A6 back in 2012. Needless to say, I love the fact that this resource exists for...
  12. :: ECS Tuning :: Build Your Monster - VW B6 Passat 2.0T - Click Here !!!

    Vendor Marketplace
    Click HERE to order or for more information. Build Your Monster - VW B6 Passat 2.0T - Why settle for stock? Why settle with ordinary? Build your VW into a monster that's extraordinary. Designed to transform your people carrier into a power hungry, road hugging, monster of performance; this...
  13. Big turbo build questions

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hello I have a 2004 1.8 4 motion AWM tiptronic and this winter I am planning on doing a garret gt30 big turbo upgrade shoot for 400whp. CAR IS NOT MY DAILY I have a couple questions on which I am not sure on what I should get/where and which I should use. Questions: 1. for the 1.8 4 motion...
  14. rock crawler build...

    Anything Auto
    holy sh!t!!! How to Build a Rock Crawler - Album on Imgur
  15. b5 passat blown engine build

    The Showroom
    Hello all, this is my b5 passat that was originally going to be used for a 5 speed swap. I ended up saving it and it's now becoming a little project.
  16. Tekadan's 1.8t K03 to K04-15 Build Log

    B5 Garage
    Hi Guys, I know I only have a few posts on here, but I would like to do a few things for the community, and furthermore myself. As you can tell from the title I would like to bring my almost completely stock car up to a k04 build. With that being said I would like to sort of use this post as a...
  17. Uh... What? Build Gone Wrong *Extreme Amateur Edition*

    Off-Topic Forum
    RWD 4G63 Subframe mod? | DSMtuners Another Vortex sifting find... Guy wants a big block RWD DSM. Cuts front firewall. Cuts away the front section from the frame rails. Creates a Home Depot tube structure for a roll cage and front subframe. Profit? :hmmm: Scroll to page 23... for this beaut.
  18. B518tko4's never ending build

    The Showroom
    Ok so not your cookie cutter car, here's my 98 passat 1.8t. Pretty much an oem+ build all I'm looking to do is update and make this car fun. Exterior Halo projection headlights Badgeless grille Votex lip Euro tails Engine Ko4 turbo Carbonio v1 airbox Samco hoses B5.5 covers Porsche caps...
  19. 2.0T CC FWD To AWD Conversion By Guy On Vortex (Build Thread)

    Volkswagen Passat CC Discussion - the CC·Chronicles {OEM+ & bagged CC build thread} :icon_eek:
  20. k04 build performance and stock part out

    Parts For Sale
    oem and aftermarket part out (UPDATED) Awe drive train stabilizer spent close to $250 want $150 shipped. ( used for 6 months) Double din converion front piece and back frame. $30 Stock 1.8t air box 30$ plus shipping stock 1.8t 5 speed flywheel $40 plus shipping 2 forge dual piston bovs 150...