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  1. Chip Passat get better fuel mileage ?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have Passat wagon 1.8T 4-motion with manual transmission (2004). I'm averaging 24.5 miles per gallon city /hwy. On the open hwy through the mtn I got about 27 mpg. Wondering if I Chip it with maybe APR I'll increase the gas mileage. Thanks
  2. Passat 3.6 Unitronic chip tuning

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Has anyone here tuned their vr6 3.6 engine. Unitronic is having an end of season sale that ends this week so I’m considering it. They are claiming an extra 28HP. Looking for feedback from people that have actually chipped their Passat. Looked around on other forums but can’t find many topics on...
  3. WTB/LF 2002 1.8T Auto ECM Chip

    Canada
    Hello All, I'm looking for a chipped ECM, for a bone-stocker, daily. Or to have mine flashed. Car show season is here, so I know there'll be lots of vendors on the grass, but if someone's considering selling, lemme know. I'm in Toronto. Thanks, Jer.
  4. [ BPY Engine Rebuild ] w/ Chip Tuning - How would you do it?

    B6 Garage
    So if you had your entire car taken apart all the way to fix piston rings and come out with a noticeable gain in HP from this mess. (Maybe a Stage 2+ APR Tune) Your vehicle and info is: 2006 Passat B6 2.0T FSI / TFSI 16V DOHC 118,000 miles No damage done to block or head or camshafts Your...
  5. APR chip having problem with boost.

    New Member Introductions
    I recently just got a APR tune done to my passat 2003 1.8t. I upgraded the DV to the 225 audi one. Before tune my N75 valve was bad and was surging. I swaped it out with a new N75 oem for stock 1.8t. Tune went well for about week then it seem like I had no boost whats so ever. Again my...
  6. Help Me!

    Blog
    Hey I am New to the VW world. Ive got a 2001 B5 AUG, 5 speed. Ive done a few mods but really want to meet some other VW freaks here near Atwater CA. Or Modesto, Merced Fresno ETC.!.. I just moved here from seattle WA and know no one. I just want some advice on what to and not to do as well as...
  7. want to chip my passat b5.5 1.8t 4motion

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    my passat has 151100km on it could i still chip it stage 1. anyone could help.
  8. ecu chip for afn

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    hi all, has anybody ever tinkered with these? was thinking one for the old workhorse for some extra poke. but have no ecu experience at all!! and I don't want to F it up, because the car is a minter and flying. but some extra power would be fun!.wanted your honest opinion on this! cheers lads...
  9. no one can chip my car because of the old ECU | passat 97 1.8t

    New Member Introductions
    Hi, i want to chip my car, any local tuners i visited said that my ECU is old and cant be overritten.. what do i do? i have an accses to a big VW junkyard and i can get another ECU, i just dont know what kind.. here is the photo om my ECU
  10. 15 passat tsi limited chip and exhaust

    New Member Introductions
    I don't know many with a vw and am looking for a good tuner and exhaust if any one has any good advice or info feel free to share. And for some reason every tuner site I've ever been on no one has the tsi option
  11. Chip Tuning Feedback

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I picked up a 01 wagon last year and have been driving it the past few months. With the summer here and the ac in use more and more the performance has taken a bit of a hit. I used to have the GIAC chip in my b5 and I currently have an APR in my A4, but found a good sale on REVO that I am...
  12. APR Chipped ECU for 1.8 Turboed AEB '99 MTX

    Parts For Sale
    https://goo.gl/photos/EWSsd6qLjfTFnP897 Part 8D0 907 557 P My '99 wagon was totaled in an accident on 29-Jun, so off it goes to the junkyard. That being said, I've pulled the ECU, and I'm happy to take best offer. How about ... $150 shipped to USA? Let me know via PM, then we can email to...
  13. Might chip my car

    B5 Garage
    Hey guys, I'm considering on chipping my car with the APR stage 1 chip and I have some questions I can't seem to find answers to. First I have just a very commonly asked question, Is the stage 1 chip really as greatas people claim it is? Ok now for the questions I can't seem to find the answers...
  14. what to do with tax returns on my B5.5

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi all, I have a grey 2001 Passat 1.8t AWM 85k miles 100% stock except for an upgraded DV valve (old one broke). This is my first car and I am 20 years old. My father never believed in taking the cars to the shop so I am somewhat good with the mechanical aspect. This being said the maintenance...
  15. Chip for B5.5 passat

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Who has chipped their B5.5 with the 1.8t in it? I'm looking for a mild tune, nothing that might cause engine damage.
  16. Vent hose with chip in it. Replace or not?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    You can see from my other post that I'm tracing a coolant leak in the front drivers side of the engine. During my looking around, I noticed this vent hose had a piece of it sitting on top of the vent hose. I know that this hose was good a year ago, as you'll see in the first picture when I...
  17. 2010 passat wagon chip?

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hi all. Just purchased 2010 passatwagon and love it. What are some of your thoughts on chipping the 2.0l t gas engine? Thanks in advance.
  18. What clearcoat to use for deep paint chip?

    Wax On, Wax Off
    I've picked a deep scratch which removed paint. I used my correct color touch up paint to go over the marks and I can still see kind of see the marks. Have no clue what clearcoat I'm going to use or another other things I may need. What do I need and what's thee best way to remove it?
  19. FS: Malone Tuning Stage II ECU, 1.8T tip, $300

    Parts For Sale
    Price is $300 + shipping, OBO. Bought this a while back from another PW member. I have had it in an 04 AWM TIP,(Stock K03, smic, oettinger exhaust, 007 DV) for about 30k miles with no issues. I think PO had it in an 03. Do your research to see if it will work for your application! 1.8T |...
  20. APR chip

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hey guys I am wanting to chip my 1.8t 4 motion triptronic and looking at the arp chip. I have been doing some research on it and seem pretty good. I just was wondering whats it mean when its like ARP stage 2 or stage 3. Also with this ARP chip can you really tell a difference. Does it feel like...
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