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  1. Christmas tree with error, suspecting ECU or ABC fault

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hi, car started to lose power and finally wont start at all. Have scanned with VCDS and got these erros, havent seen those before: Chassis Type: 3C0 Scan: 01 03 08 09 15 16 17 19 25 42 44 46 52 53 56 62 72 77 7D VIN: WVWZZZ3CZ6E102700 Mileage: 249910km/155286miles 00-Steering Angle Sensor...
  2. $1000 Wheels Christmas Giveaway
    Christmas comes early for all the car junkies that follow CARiD! This year CARiD is giving away a set of wheels of your choice worth $1000! To become a lucky winner, you must Like CARiD Facebook Page and comment on the post letting us know what car you’re going to put on a new set of wheels...
  3. 2.8 gifted me a no start for Christmas morning.

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I just got back from a drive. Parked the car out. 40 seconds later I decided it should be inside the garage since there was a hail possibility. Well forget hail, hell broke loose. Car did not crank at all. I literally just parked the car and changed my mind. What could have happened in that...
  4. F/S: Early Christmas Gift for your Passat! W8 big brake upgrade!

    Parts For Sale
    F/S: W8 BBK upgrade/conversion (b5.5, may fit b5 with additional parts) Here we have a cleaned up W8 big brake upgrade for your 1.8T/V6 Passat! It includes the knuckles, calipers, brand new brake pads and front rotors! What you'll need to complete this setup is new wheel bearings which can be...
  5. Dash Lit like Christmas Tree on 1999 V6

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Airbag, cel, oil light blinking, ABS, Brake light blinking, tachometer not working. I just traded my 2001 Stratus for this 99 v6 passat. The kid said he'd been driving it every day for the past 4 months with all lights on. It sounds just fine while running and drives great (just got it but...
  6. On the 2nd day of Christmas my Passat gave to me...........

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    .... two trouble codes, one pain in the butt, and a problem for my family and me! OK, so I have a 2002 W8 with about 68k miles. After taking it in for regular service, I was told I have two big problems in the form of trouble codes P0741 and P0011. I confirmed this with my own scan tool...
  7. Merry Christmas to all you PassatWorld members

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hope you have a safe, happy, fun, food filled day and not too many family members that drive you nuts :lol: Happy Chanukah and Kwanzaa too and watch the Reindeer crap on the roof and cars and just to make it passat related, the supercharger says Marry Christmas too:driving::rockon::santahat...
  8. starting problems need help before christmas

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    to catch people up to speed... 3 weeks ago i blew a turbo ordered a k04 and had a cracked manifold and bought all new gaskets,manifold, turbo, oil return, oil, filter, coolant.. and had no problem with the changing of the turbo and supporting stock parts needed for the turbo... i did have one...
  9. Found my Christmas present MTM Supercharged RS4

    Anything Auto
    oh my and if it is a repost, I don't care..I would love to have that bad boy...just sayin
  10. Christmas in August

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Just got my car back from the body shop (a woman ran a red light and hit me in July), now I can finally install my Boost Gauge and Sprint Booster, and play with my new Vag Com (tranny recode!) :thumbup::thumbup::thumbup: sorry if this is a stupid thread, just had to share with some people who...
  11. Christmas gift to myself, help

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have been wanting to purchase coilovers since the day I got my b5.5 and with my christmas money I finally think I am about to order some. Before I did I wanted to ask to see how PW felt on these coilovers. I am really on a tight budget (jobless highschooler who pays for all his gas) and am not...
  12. What to get B5 for christmas?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hey guys I was just wondering what you guys are asking for Christmas for your Passats...modification related not repair related. I was contemplating a 1.8T badge with a red T but that's kind of for people to show off that they own a chipped car...which I do not. I'm all out of ideas and my...
  13. FS: Mercedes 18" stagered OEM wheels $500 before christmas

    Classified Archive
    I need to get these sold. Wheels and tires with hubcentric rings.
  14. Got a VAG-COM for christmas

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    My wife bought me a VAG-COM for christmas. Already setup a "profile" for it so autoscan will only check the modules that exist on her car... Anything else i can do with it until I actually need it to diagnose an issue?
  15. Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays and Happy 2009 to my PWCanada friends

    All the best of the season to all PassatWorld Canada members, families and loved ones. Here's to a prosperous, healthy, happy and trouble-free modding/motoring 2009. Cheers to you J
  16. christmas 4 my B5.5

    The Showroom
    im so happy got my Thor put a nice polish on her and also got my tranny Mount and Tranny pan and da gasket Big Blue is going to be so happy :thumbup::thumbup::thumbup:
  17. merry christmas, body shop needed in brooklyn...

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    yup, on my way home from christmas travels and what do i get? hit by a semi :banghead: it was a slow speed accident at an intersection. the truck cut into my lane dragging its rear axles down the drivers side of my car and pushing me into a parked car. the worst damage was to the left rear...
  18. new headlights for christmas, but...

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    i need some help. i got them installed and everything for now but i really want to hook up my angel eyes( i only have the regular headlights set up) how do i do this? i searched for a write up but couldn't find one. there is a set on what and black wires on the headlights but i don't no what...
  19. Two Christmas Questions - Presents will follow answers!

    Mobile Electronics
    Hello PW, Well the wife gave me a nice early Christmas present tonight, she basically said I have a good amount of cash to put into my (new to me) 2003 1.8 Turbo Passat. This is even after I just ordered my AVIC-D3, bluetooth module, Sirrus Module and mounting cage! Not sure what I did but I am...
  20. My b5 got an early Christmas present!

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I come back from getting some food with a friend and find this. Well at least the guy left his info. :icon_eek: