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  1. New Member Introductions
    hey everyone i got a question if anyone able to help. So I recently bought a 03 2.8 fwd Passat (b5). Its got 73k on it got it for a pretty good deal. Anyway I want to put adjustable coilovers on, was looking at 3 brands 1 of the brands is maxpeedingrods the second is jom (blueline) and forgot...
  2. WTB/WTT Section
    If you have a blown set and kept the spare parts for a rainy day, I'd be willing to buy. I have a custom spring set up in the rear that I would like to dial in on height to match the front. Lemme know what you have.
  3. Parts For Sale
    Putting my coilover for sale, they are FK silverline, used 1year, runs great and drop low. I putting the car back to stock, since am trading it for a new one. 500$ obo +shipping, parts located in montreal. Image of my car with them on:
  4. Parts For Sale
    Just took these off today. They're dirty, of questionable quality, 1 or more struts are likely on their way out, and the fronts will need a diesel bath to become unseized. $100 picked up Located in Norton, MA
  5. Parts For Sale
    Brand new JOM coilover with strut mount,bought for my b5.5 but decided to do air so $$450 obo located in easton pa
  6. B5 Garage
    I have a set of coilovers that i just put in and I was going to adjust the front left one so I raised up the side and I loosened the bottom collar or w/e you call it and when I tried the top it wouldn't go? Am i doing something wrong it would budge just a bit but it move back any ideas or tip...
  7. Parts For Sale
    I need one of these
  8. WTB/WTT Section
    I'm looking to buy a set of used coilover for my b5 wagon. Anyone? I'm in nj
  9. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Recently I put on/in new coilovers from Raceland, and it's my first time doing these on my own. I know they aren't the best or the smoothest, and Certainly did not expect the best ride ever. My back end doesn't seem to have any shake or bounce while driving, but my front bounces like a pogo...
  10. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Alright guys wether this question has been asked before I'm not sure but here we go.... I have fitted coilovers to me 1999 b5 tdi passat front looks great really like it but the back still riding high. The aftermarket adjuster under the spring I wound all the way down but still pretty high any...
  11. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Has anyone on here experienced a knocking/clunking noise coming from the rear driver side of a 4motion passat? I will drive the car and no matter how flat the road is with no potholes or bumps it will make a bump noise like something is hitting against metal. I can also push the car down on the...
  12. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hello im going to be removing my rear perches from my 03 fwd on raceland coilovers this coming thursday 10/23/14 . just looking for steps on how to do this before i do it. Was able to gather a few tips from around the forum but not really any steps to follow as i do it. if anybody could please...
  13. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    hey guys im looking to get coilovers and the only problem im having right now is finding a good shop that wont charge me and arm and a leg for it. ive seen forums saying 180-200 without alignment. but ive called many places and alot are saying 300$ without alignment i even had one place say...
  14. Parts For Sale
    Installed in March 2012, daily driven for 18 months, more or less mothballed since August 2013 (when I got my S4.) Less than 15K total miles on setup. FWIW, all proceeds from this sale will be applied to getting a set of PSS9s for the Cabriolet. They are that good and highly addictive. Will...
  15. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    We are having a problem with getting this one bolt off, the upper control arm(s) bolt. I took the wheel off and got a picture. The bolt highlighted in yellow is what's the trouble. The tech says that he has never seen one this way, the nut and bolt head are backwards. He is experienced with the...
  16. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I just put coil-overs on my wagen and was wondering how long it usually takes for them to settle so I can adjust the ride height. The front is pretty much spot on, but the rears... I took the perches off the rear and the left side is 23 1/4" (top of fender to ground) while the right side is...
  17. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    are the rear adjustable perches suppose to go up top or on the bottom?? the reason i ask is because i put mine up top but couldnt use the bolt that was supplied because theres a "nipple" coming down....do i need that bolt on there?? i drove the car for 2 days and it rides fine but my buddy...
  18. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    im putting my coilovers on tomorrow and ive heard they suck to adjust while on the car. im trying to adjust them off the car just as a starting point but heres my question: the lower the perch is to the bottom of the coilover the lower the car is..RIGHT?? or is it the other way around?? im new...
  19. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have coilovers on my B5.5 sedan, but the rear just doesn't go as low as i'd like it to. does anyone know if there is a different spring out there i can swap in to get it to go lower? thanks :thumbup:
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