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  1. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I recently purchased a 2000 passat GLS wagon 1.8t, engine code ATW. It has 172k kms on it and by all that I have been reading on Passatworld its way overdue for a new timing belt. So I found the kit I think I would like to have at RockAuto. It's the gates model TCK317. From RockAuto I can get...
  2. New Member Introductions
    Hi Folks..I'm a newbie, couple weeks ago I bought a 2000 4motion 2.8 wagon. I Love the car. I need simmer rims and tires and found a set of Audi rims for a decent price. They're Audi Arties or something like that. 16 inch, 5x112mm..tires are Continental contact 215/55/r16. I checked them out on...
  3. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Can you say 'pig in a poke?' Because it is in impound there are no keys--and they will not let you onto the lot with a locksmith. I have read multiple threads on the remote/key/immmo--but they all assume you have some place to start. Help me think about a procedure to get it unlocked and off...
  4. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hello, I am in the market for a new car and recently ran into an interesting Passat post that caught my attention. In an effort to secure my find, I will refrain from posting the original, however, if you are clever enough I'm sure you can find it. For sale is a 2000 Passat, 5 speed, v6...
  5. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Sup guys, so i need a car for the mrs. i already have a 02 glx 4motion. and i found this 03 passat with 99k miles. i believe its a gls what you guys think of the car: 2003 VW Passat Wagon anything i should know about the gls
  6. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    hello guys, this is a noobs question, i did my research no thread actually tells the right info. i have been planning for a long time to get me a passat and my favorite one is the b5. between today and tomorrow im going to see 2 or 3 cars, what should i be looking for before i buy the car? what...
  7. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hey guys, new to the PassatWorld forum and I'd like some opinions. I currently drive a 2000 B5 1.8T and am looking to upgrade. I've got my eye on a 2007 B6 2.0T (automatic). Anything in particular i should be on the look-out for? What are the major pros and cons about buying a B6? Any help...
  8. B5 Garage
    I am trying to by a passat most likely off Craigslist and I am mainly wondering what are some major things I should be looking for that is wrong with the car? You know stuff that in the long run will really screw me if I don't fix. Especially cause some people will lie to my face I trust the...
  9. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Looking at buying a 2000 S4 quattro. Anything I should watch for or look at if I go check it out? Any known problems or issues? Any help is greatly appreciated!! :)
  10. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I want to buy a diesel passat cause I commute to college and its getting pricey driving a 1.6 petrol. I went to see a passat today, a 1997 1.9 TDI 90HP. It was maroon with a few marks on the body which i dont mind cause im handy at fixing scuffs, respraying etc and engine in gneral but the car...
  11. New Member Introductions
    Hello all i am looking to buy my first ever vw and i chose a passat as the model i want.. i have been confused between the 1.8t or the v6 just cause the power of the v6 being 193 vs 150 but then again i love the turbo sound but do not want to spend hundreds of dollars to mod it make it...
  12. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Tips for buying a used Passat? Greetings Passatworlder's! I joined this site because we are currently looking to purchase a Passat (or Jetta). Looking at a car for my daughter and her budget is in the $3,000 range which in my area puts us at about a 2000 or 2001. Will be automatic but other...
  13. New Member Introductions
    Hi everyone! I'm thinking about buying a 2013 Passat SEL Premium as my commuter / around town car. My plan is to add a set of Audi 20" wheels and drop it with H&R Sport springs. I also own a 2012 Nissan GT-R and a 2006 Porsche 997S. I'm big into modding my cars so its great to be part of your...
  14. Wheel and Tire Forum
    Hello, I am thinking to buy four new tires for my passat glx 2003 v6. My dealer give me very good offer for Firestone Champion HR 205/55R16. Does anyone know anything about these tires or can give me any advice?I would really appreciate it. Best Regards, Yulian
  15. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I plan on replacing everything upfront before winter really sets in on my 00 Passat 1.8t. Its my winter car and I'll be doing a lot of trips up north to ski so I want the front end to be nice and tight. Has anyone installed this control arm kit from ecs tuning? And if so what do you think of it...
  16. Wheel and Tire Forum
    I have a 2001 b5 im thinking about buying some wheels and found a good deal on 18x8 45et wheels w/225/40 tires Im at stock height and want to know if i would need spacers for this setup im not really concerned with looks i just wanna make sure i have no issues with clearance From what i was able...
  17. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    In my hunt to find and purchase a Passat to replace my totaled one I've come across a wagon that is already modified. No engine mods, but the ad says "Lowered on H&R with Bilstein Sports, audi A8 Flat Five wheels with spacers, Conti Extreme DWS tires, tinted windows, tow hitch, HIDs, LEDs...
  18. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hello All, i would like to share my experience with you. I bought a (late)2006 2.0 FSI Passat Highline last March, 121,000 km on the clock. Prices in Israel are much higher so i had to pay about $22K for it. 3 month later, gear changes started to get a bit rough, yes, you guessed it, The gear...
  19. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi everyone. I figure as my first query post I should raise a lather. Any way, I'm being tempted by a 2003 Passat wagon with W8 engine. It has a 146K on the odometer and other than a few cosmetic issues it seems pretty sound. Am I wrong in my thinking that given it's age that the major fail...
  20. New Member Introductions
    Hi all. I am thinking about buying a 12 or 13 2.5 se w sunroof. I am also looking at the 13 CC. I like to get into the forums and learn a lot about cars before I buy them so, clearly the 2.5 is about 6k less than the CC sport plus, is it worth it? I like the CC but i think the 2.5 with some nice...
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