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  1. Parts For Sale
    Have a strut tower brace and rear axle torsion bar. Prefer to sell as a set. The brace was fitted to a B5.5 FWD wagon. The bar was not installed; has fasteners. They were painted with G5 brake paint to match calipers. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
  2. Parts For Sale
    sold
  3. New Member Introductions
    Hello. I'm new to this forum and looking for some suggestion. My fiancé has a 2000 Passat 4-Motion. She is the original owner. The Passat has been in New England it's entire life and as you might expect the under carriage has severe rust issues. She has been told the car is no longer safe to...
  4. B5 Garage
    OK, the engine light has appeared on my daughter’s 2003 (134k miles,1.8T, a/t, AWM-I think). My OBD II reader (Torque app on my tablet) revealed the following two codes “C06E3 – Chassis” and “C06DD – Chassis”. A popular internet search engine and OBDII sites have returned zilch as far as...
  5. New Member Introductions
    Is it possible to straighten them out by tree shade mechanic?
  6. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hello all , this can seem like an odd question , but this is the first time i renew my car license , and while doing the regular checking for the car they asked me about the chassis number , they said it normally should be seen from the front window at driver side , but it's not there , my...
  7. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hello all , this can seem like an odd question , but this is the first time i renew my car license , and while doing the regular checking for the car they asked me about the chassis number , they said it normally should be seen from the front window at driver side , but it's not there , my...
  8. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    This may be a newb question but I needed to ask it. Would these coilovers fit without any modification? I know the two cars basically share the same suspension. Any ideas? I may be cheap, but I work for a living and I just want to get low on a budget. Thanks. :beer:
  9. B5 Garage
    having just read that the maximum duty cycle of the injectors in an AEB setup is too small for real turbo performance makes me want to ask a few questions: has anyone swapped in a transversely mounted 1.8t from one of the newer passats/audis? is it even possible? i gather the b5.5 chassis is...
  10. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    This past Saturday I was under my car placing a jack square with my car's left front jack pad. Those with the Audi jack pads on their Passats know where I mean. Immediately inside of the jack pad toward the centerline of the car are three hard lines running north to south in parallel the...
  11. Volkswagen Passat CC Discussion
    Hi Folks, Having run up almost 4000 miles in two months (just under 3000 in a two week holiday to France) i have played with Adaptive Chassis Control settings. I have now found myself opting for sports mode for all driving. Just wondered what other forum members are using with the Adaptive...
  12. New Member Introductions
    just got my first car, a b5 passat clean on black paint already debadged it and have a custom black grill also tints. thinking of doing some engine tuning but not sure what...maybe chipping it? or not too sure...i also wanted to get a CAI but it seems my the intake in the car looks somewhat...
  13. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    2001.5 New body style were is the chassis number located.
  14. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    2000 vw passat 1.8 turbo, what chassis am I on ??, 4dr sedan OK so I am a little confused into what chassis im on, now theres the B5 and then theres 3B OK im confused into what kinda chassis my car has I wanna get some coilovers but its a little pricey, I must say and I dont wanna get the...
  15. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    No doors but has the trunk and hood. I have no clue how much the metal is worth but it appears to have gained the ability to hover after I removed the wheels. Any idea before I get ripped off by a junkyard?..BTW, many parts available in classifieds.
  16. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I'm ordering an outer cv boot kit and there are 2 different ones for b5.5 one says mid '01 (from chassis number 1_050000 on) thru mid '03 (thru chassis number 3_402000) the other says mid '03 (from chassis number 3_402001 on) thru '05 how do i tell which one my car is? i know its an o3 but...
  17. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    03 , 1.8 T fwd 5 speed man,,, Where can I find my chassis # plz &ty
  18. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    1.8 T fwd 5 speed man,,, Where can I find my chassis # plz &ty
  19. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I'm trying to get brake lines from ECS tuning and I don't know where to find my chasis #. I have a 2002 V6 5spd wagon. http://www.ecstuning.com/stage/edpd/pagebuild_v2.cgi?make=Volkswagen&engine=V6%2030v&model=Passat%20B5&submodel=FWD&category=Braking I did the serial code on this link...
  20. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    What is the chassis serial number for 2001 Passat B5 V6? Also where can I look for this number?
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