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  1. B5 Garage
    My fuel pump went out on me today. Got a new one and followed a youtube video on how to remove the old one. In the video it seemed pretty easy to twist the actual fuel pump free by hand, but my experience was horrible. I tried and tried and it wouldn't budge. Finally I got a wrench in there and...
  2. Mobile Electronics
    I have ElsaWin. I'm trying to find the image for the locations of all the power lines and electronic contacts for climatronic system, for a Passat B5 1,8 iT. It would be nice to have a pictrue of all the connections in the engine bay actually! The car has been involved driving off road this...
  3. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    This car has only 47000 miles on it. About a month ago it start to show engine light in yellow. I checked code. Sometimes it just display B2aaa which is too generic to tell anything. Sometimes it display P0171. It could mean the following •The MAF (Mass Air Flow) Sensor is dirty or faulty...
  4. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    I'm nearing 100K on my 2009 Passat 2.0T and I'm at the point where I'm changing the spark plugs. The second from the left is stuck and I cannot get it out. I'm 99% sure the dealer replaced the plugs last time when it was still under warranty. Either way, what's the best solution to getting...
  5. New Member Introductions
    Just aquired a 2012 VW Passat Estate and cannot get FM radio to work.Have tried scanning but silence. Any clues?
  6. New Member Introductions
    I have done three posts in the noob forum This is my fourth. I still cannot post a question in the regular B5 forum. Is this normal? Is there some time lag between posting the required two posts in the noob forum and getting access to the rest of the site?
  7. Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    We bought our 2015 Passat TDI SEL a couple of months ago. I cannot for the life of me figure out how to program my garage door opener into the Homelink buttons on the sun visor! I have read all of the instructions in the manual and watched YouTube videos. I took it to the dealer and they...
  8. B5 Garage
    Hey everyone. I'm a long time lurker here on the boards. I've read just about every thread on here about changing the transmission fluid and I'm in the midst of the operation at the moment. So far so good, but I cannot for the life of me get the new filter installed! :mad: What am I missing...
  9. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I think I'm just being a dumba**, but I can't seem to find where this pipe/hose goes to. I'm getting misfire codes in all cylinders/very rough idle. There are probably more vacuum leaks as well. The brutal cold doesn't fare well with the hard plastic 90* fittings. If you could please...
  10. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    car: 2001 passat, GLS 4, 1.8T So I have again this problem but now symptoms are little changed. Ok so on cold engine it was impossible to start car on first attempt. Second attempt started car fine. Hot engine was OK. Now it is little different on very cold engine car starts fine (like if...
  11. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I cannot remove rearwheel, i removed all bolts but wheel is attached, i hit hammer but n o luck
  12. B5 Garage
    Hi folks!! i am having trouble connecting VCDS to a 2002 Passat wagon. There is strange behavior. Usually when I plug in and the key is off...the light on the cable end stays red. I have an official ross-tech can-USB cable. On this wagon, it stays red for a few seconds and then goes green...
  13. New Member Introductions
    Hi, I am Sam from London, UK. I have a 2007 Passat 2.0 TDI Estate and usually carry out most of the work on my cars. I have searched the forum and cannot find an answer to my exact query. I will continue to search and post more info once I am allowed to make a post. Your help is much...
  14. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I cannot adjust it any lower and it is still way to high, and now with my new HID kit it's really noticeable and bugs me haha. Any help would be appreciated, and have a GREAT THANKSGIVING PASSATWORLD USERS!
  15. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi Passat 1999 b5 European vers. Need to read default codes. Tried Elm327 interface w/bluetooth and every free and paid scan/diagnostic software out there without any luck Also have tried Elm327 v1.5 w/USB and no avail The only Error massages i get "Ecu is not connected" "Cannot talk to ECU"...
  16. New Member Introductions
    Hey guys. I'm having trouble re-programming my 3 button key for my Passat. I recently put new batteries in and had a spare made so I could reprogram it. The problem is, my driver side door will not lock/unlock manually. Of course, that's a crucial step in the reprogramming process. I'm curious...
  17. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have noise coming from the front of my engine I think its a pulley give me your expert advice.I took a video of the engine noise,
  18. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Still no luck with the P0343 code. I have checked everything as well as tips from all over the web. It is for Bank A (Pass side). I have checked the timing, both cam and crank. The sensors both test good and I even swapped them out to see if it would change and no luck. (although there is...
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