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  1. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Besides the dealer, anyone know a source for the air cleaner grommets for a 2008 Passat with the 2.0T?
  2. B5 Garage
    Hi I am having to change my Mass Airflow Sensor and realized half my box for the air cleaner box is broke and missing. I am in need of some one to show me what it should look like for my car so I can get it replaced. If a part number would work that would be appreciated as well. Thank you!
  3. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I bought an engine system intake cleaner and its telling me that I need to disconnect the pcv hose and connect the spray can to it, however I noticed that my 03 V6 has a passenger and driver vacuum hose, which one is it?
  4. Canada
    Where in Toronto do you buy the CRC MAF Cleaner. So far I have only found this one at Canadian Tire that says CRC but looks different from the ones in the states (do we have different packaging in Canada?): Mass Air Flow Sensor Cleaner | Canadian Tire Has anyone tried this one on a Passat B5...
  5. B6 Garage
    What's everyone using in the tank for injector and valve cleaning? I know I can go to the shop and get a service done, but until then, what do you use?
  6. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I bought some throttle body cleaner, and it says not for use on supercharged, or turbo charged engines, but so did all the stuff at the auto store, should I be safe if I use it? Sent from my ADR6400L using App
  7. Wax On, Wax Off
    I just wanted to share a little bit of information that I found useful on here. I am not sure who mentioned it, but they mentioned that using "Awesome Cleaner" from the Dollar Tree store and a scrub brush gets tires back to black. I was a bit skeptical but decided to try it today, and I went...
  8. Wax On, Wax Off
    Hi guys, I just had to share my utter excitement, I wanted to clean my cream leather interior and I posted everywhere on this forum to get help on cleaning my worn out and darkened leather, it basically went dark over time and I rubbed it one day with water and a towel. It seemed to lighten back...
  9. New Member Introductions
    which brand and how much? my leather seats look like they're ripped. (how dirty they are) thanks
  10. Wax On, Wax Off
    I need a good interior cleaner for headliner and leather seats. Any thoughts.
  11. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    What type of cleaner could I use on PCV houses and valve? The hoses' external condition is very good, so I don't want to spend too much $$$$$.
  12. Wax On, Wax Off
    Now that I finally got new rims I wanna maintain them that way. Whats a good wheel n tire cleaner? Is this any good? Im also looking for a really good tire shine.. i've been using this It works alright but i hear foam works pretty good too... Im trying to get the ultimate shine on...
  13. Wax On, Wax Off
    What have you guys used to clean off the interior of your rear window? I've tried a dry soft chamois, damp chamois, Armor All Auto Glass cleaner, Windex, cotton towel, dry paper towel, etc. All that happens is the glass gets dirtier and looks worse each time. It almost looks like a leayer of...
  14. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Greetings all. I recently purchased a 2000 Passat 1.8T wagon. Having never owned one of these cars before, I'm not sure if the sound I am hearing on start up is normal or not. This only happens on cold start up. So when it starts, there is an electric motor that sounds a lot like a vaccum...
  15. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    The TDI guys have started cleaning their turbos by removing the exhaust pipe and spraying oven cleaner inside on the vanes to remove carbon buildup. Spray generously, let sit 15 minutes, gently rinse with water, repeat a couple of times. Any reason not to do this on a 1.8T? It saves removal of...
  16. Anything Auto
    Bought some CRC MAF cleaner for my VR6 and it really cleaned the "gunk" off of the sensor plate. MAF sensor still doesn't work, but man is it ever clean! Guess it's time to find someone with a used MAF sensor for a 98 VR6. I wish I'd bought some of this CRC miles ago when I changed the MAF on my...
  17. B5 Garage
    Im getting shoddy acceleration due to running the car on the gas light a bit too much lately :angel: What would be a good brand of cleaner? I mean the dollar store sells some (ID NEVER put that in my car) haha
  18. B5 Garage
    Just started using these and they are the best thing I have used. I got them at pep boys.I am sure most auto stores will have them. Amazon link In case you need to get them online and just for info. Product Description...
  19. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hey all, I just wanted to post an experience I've had over the past 9 months or so. I first came onto this board 9-10 months ago with CEL P0421 - Catalyst Warmup Efficiency below threshold. Volkswagen recommended I put in a new Cat but my mileage is good and I don't get any strange noises or...
  20. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have the 4motion passat 2004. And I belive I have a 16GaL tank so is it better to get the 16OZ of Techron or the 20 OZ for the 20 GaL tank. I have heard people to tell me to put the 20 OZ but i am afraid i will hurt something since its for 20 GaL and i only have a 16 GaL tank.
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