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  1. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi All Does this look normal? These are Autolite 3923 plugs. AEB Engine :confused:
  2. New Member Introductions
    2003 VW Passat v6 "ABS" Warning lights. Does the warning bulb EVER burn out ? What is up with the ABS warning light on the dash. Sometimes it comes on as soon as i start the car, other times 3 out of 10 starts it comes on 1/2 mile down the street. I love the car but i have heard the ABS...
  3. Anything Auto
    This past weekend I wasn't able to go home due to my cat having surgery (see Stupid Pets thread for reference) but I was suppose to help my mom with her front brakes. She couldn't wait and took it to a local indy shop near her to have them do the work. I've never been a fan of her going there...
  4. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I recall seeing and smelling smoke coming out of my grill a few weeks ago. It's happened before and was just leaves. But, coincidentally or not, I also got a P0441 around that same time. Also, I noticed there's a burn hole in the hood insulation directly above my N80. Is that even possible?
  5. New Member Introductions
    my V6 is burning through oil, it is a 2000, i have to put a quart in every month or so. i also find some spots of oil if i park it somewhere for longer than a day.
  6. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
  7. B5 Garage
    One day the instruments lights went out on my 02 passat, so I checked the fuse, tested both headlight and dimer swith, dimer sw was bad so i replace it with a new one, Only to have the same issue 3 days later. I pulled it out and jump the wires the lights came on, but 30 second later I burn my...
  8. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So I just wrapped up installing my new k03. I purchased my passat with a blown turbo, so I knew what I was getting into. The previous owner started it once and a while to move the car around and it was blowing a ton of oil into the exhaust. My question is how long is it going to take to burn...
  9. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    please help me i change my tail light bulb almost every 3 weeks it keep burning out what can i do please
  10. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    ok, so i have been loonking through pages upon pages of search results in google, as some of you know im new to the site, i recently saw a great kit made by votex on the forums andi like the design. I cant find a votex kit anywhere for sale for my b5. Now i was wondering two things..... Can...
  11. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    i want to buy an eBay kit and somebody told me that will overheat things and burn the fuses or the car, it says just install and go. do i need some extra things to install 100w lightbulbs?
  12. Mobile Electronics
    I downloaded a few music videos that I wanted to put in my car. The format that they came in were .mpeg, so i copied them as .mpeg's onto a dvd-r but the AVIC D3 wouldn't play the cd. I then tried changing all the .mpeg's to .divx this time and the cd played, but the videos still didn't work...
  13. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Check this link on Vortex it looks like you can burn your own E-PROM's Here's the link to the editing software this is friggin nuts! I wonder if you can alter transmission maps? If so, you could...
  14. B6 Garage
    Hey all I have an 08 Komfort 2.0T. Have about 4K miles on it and was just wondering what other people have seen as far as oil loss in the first 5K miles. I am at about a quart. Does this sound excessive. From reading posts here, I beleive that the Turbo's burn more oil. I am cool with this...
  15. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Driving V6 2.8 auto with all windows 1/2 open on highway at 80mph for 200miles or driving with windows closed but with AC on high??? Its logical that the drag created with windows open will result in a greater gas consumption, but anyone know who much?? Do you think it equivalent to having an...
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