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  1. B5.5 Wagon City Light to rear fog switch

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Been searching for a while with no luck, I want to run my City Lights on either my fog light detent or rear fog light detent (euro switch already installed) The reason behind this is for a demon eye look, I want to install red LEDs in there but obviously don't want them illuminated all the...
  2. b5.5 City light mod

    New Member Introductions
    Hello, just picked up a B5.5 Passat wagon and am playing around a bit with the lighting system. I see this is an intro forum, locked to post at least twice so here's my into. B5.5 passat wagon daily driver from Alaska. Been searching for a while with no luck, I want to run my City Lights on...
  3. B5.5 city lights

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Will these city lights bulbs give a console error?:confused:
  4. Windy City Dubfest, Aug 26, 2017

    Events & Gatherings
    Anyone here near Chicago going? This is a water-cooled VW/Audi show held at the fairgrounds in Grayslake, Illinois. Registration is online at Windy City Dubfest. For $15, you can register just to show your car and not be judged, or for $25, you're judged for awards. I choose the former because I...
  5. City Lights/Daytime lights and side markers not working on driver side only?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    2001 Passat V6 My daytime running/city lights are not working on the driver side. My orange and red side marker lights are not working on the driver side as well for some reason. The Passenger side lights are working and displaying completely fine. I have changed the fuses and even went to...
  6. FS-B5.5 leather seats, light gray, good condition, 100.00/OBO, Oklahoma City, OK

    Parts For Sale
    Greetings, I have for sale seats from a 2002 GLX wagon, which includes the right front passenger seat, rear bench seat, head rests, and rear seat bolsters, in light gray. The driver's side seat will be offered (for free, plus shipping) once I can find a replacement for it for my vehicle...
  7. For those near Chicago or thereabouts...Windy City DubFest

    Events & Gatherings
    I'm going to check this show out. It's on Saturday, Sep 3, in a Chicago suburb called Grayslake, a little ways west of the Tri-State Tollway (I-94). For those who know my rather unique VW enthusiast status, a purist that likes STOCK water-cooleds, I'm thinking this event could potentially have...
  8. Question about city light replacement bulb I bought

    New Member Introductions
    I read somewhere that I was going to be able to use these bulbs as city lights: I'm pretty sure there's no way to fit those in that tiny hole. Am I wrong? If so, is there anywhere else I can put these? I don't feel like...
  9. Change City Lights to LED help please

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi! So I want to change the halogen yellow blah bulb to the white 194 LED wedge. My issue is that I for the life of me can not figure out how to remove the bulbs to install the new ones. Any help would be greatly appreciated! Pictures would help as well :)
  10. Wiring City lights

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    B5, new headlights and wanted to wire up the city lights with some peanut bulb LEDs. I just need help to figure out the best way to tap into a wire and which wire. I want them to come on only with the corners on the first position on the euro switch. Preferably they would shut off on the last...
  11. PIAA 168 Wedge LED Bulbs for city lights

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Just purchased these off Ebay after doing some research on the Passat forums, these seem like they would look good. I just replaced my low beams with the Sylvania zXe for $55 at Autozone with 4200k (NON HID) they are nice, I'm thinking these will look really good but I really want to disable...
  12. Hello from Lake City Florida

    New Member Introductions
    Just bought a New 2014 Wolfburg and I am loving it! The computer in the instrument panel has me somewhat confused. Not sure waht all the info means. Gary
  13. 2010 golf city

    Anything Auto
    Anyone know if a golf city fender is different from regular golf?
  14. free VW Passat window deflectors giveaway, SoCal City of Industry 91746

    USA - West
    Hello Just wondering if any SoCal Passat owners here are interested in a set of window deflectors for free ? We are looking for a few Passats to feature in our online installation videos. We'll install it for you (no drilling, just 3M tape), then take some installation videos and pics, and the...
  15. 2003 Passat Right side marker lights, license plate and city light not working

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi guys, Experiencing a small electrical issue here. I noticed my side marker lights on the right side of my 2003 Passat were out. After further investigation I noticed that the right side city lights (tinny light bulb in the headlights), and license plate sign are also out. Here is what I've...
  16. 02 passat small city light removal in headlights - problem

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hello all, I've seen some threads mentioning the difficulty of removing these lights without scaring yourself and it seems true. Are they clipped because I feel like the black edge is being held back :| I've tried 2 sessions in sticking my hand in there and pulling and it won't give? Even...
  17. Hello From Mexico City

    New Member Introductions
    Hello Every one, I just get my passat B5.5 V6 4motion 2004, I like to get my cars to the top, I work for West Coast Customs Mexico, I would like to share what i know and lern from all of you guys.
  18. Panama City Beach - Call for Help (Water Pump)

    USA - South
    My cousin just moved to Panama City Beach and already ran into her first headache on her 2000 VW Passat (V6). She's short on money after the move, has a job interview lined up, and is really just looking for help with a water pump install. If there is anyone in the area who thinks they can...
  19. LED city lights

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    My dad bought these LEDs for his yukon xl and I just for the heck of it looked at my city light bulbs and they fit. Here is a picture of them. Don't say anything about the led light strips that's a different project that is getting old. These bulbs work in the side markers as well. Sent from...
  20. Euro Switch - Hella ECode City Light Issue?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Euro Switch - Hella ECode City Light Issue? (Solved) So I had my Hella Halogen Ecode headlight assemblies installed on my Passat today. They are great but I puzzled by the behavior of the city lights. On my 01 Jetta I get this function with Euro switch. Switch Off - DRL (City Lights On)...