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  1. Wheel compatability, need offset?

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    I'm looking at getting a set of 5x112 18" x 8.5" with 235/45(I think, might be 40)/18's on them. They are aftermarket wheels that were on a 2011 Passat. The total diameter of the outside of the rubber is about 1.5" more than the stock wheels. It looks like they will clear the spindle height...
  2. Radio Solution Needed

    Mobile Electronics
    Hi all, This is my first post on the forums, so thanks for your help. I am having an issue with my radio. I have a 1999 Passat 1.8L Turbo, and have been using a cassette adapter (I know, awful) to play music from my iPhone. This was actually working quite well for a while until the radio...
  3. ATQ ATW compatability

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    im ordering parts for my 2000 passat 2.8 ATQ. i need specifically the pulley for the serp. belt tensioner. i found an OEM one on line for a great price but it has a foot note of "for ATW engine." it could be a mistype as q is right there, but i want to know before i order...
  4. VW vs. Audi Trans compatability

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I'm in the market for a spare trans for my ATW engine. I can't recall what the code is on my trans (I'll look when the snow melts), but I once had a chart that showed the compatible Audi trans codes. Can anyone point me to that chart? I seemed to have misplace it.
  5. Power Steering Fluid Compatability

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    1999 passat - To date, I've been using Pentosin CHF 7.1 when I find the Power Steering fluid is low. Yes, I know CHF 11S replaces it. This week, my power steering pump died. My mechanic will use CHF 11S. Can the CHF 7.1 be used with the CHF 11S if it needs to be topped off in the future...
  6. B5 TCM Compatability

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    OK, hopefully I found the right forum to post my question......sorry for the annoyance. Does anyone know what the last 2 characters designate on a VW Passat TCM module#? IE....Can I use 8D0 927 156 BR in place of 8D0 927 156 CL? Thanks
  7. TCM Compatability

    New Member Introductions
    Does anyone know what the last 2 characters designate on a VW Passat TCM module#? IE....Can I use 8D0 927 156 BR in place of 8D0 927 156 CL?
  8. 99 Passat 1.8T TCM Compatability

    New Member Introductions
    Newbie ktillotson57 here.....I have a 99 Passat 1.8T 130K with auto tranny that will not shift into high gear. Trans indicator lights are all on, which based on what I've read sounds like TCM is bad although the TCM is completely dry, no sign of moisture. I've found a few used TCM's with number...
  9. Cylinder head compatability

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Does anyone have a chart of what cylinder heads are interchangeable. THe reason that I'm asking is i've got a bad 1.8T engine coide ATW and was gonna go look at a 2002 Passat but don't know the engine code of it and does any of the 2.6L use the same 20 valve cylinder head that would fit on my...
  10. 2000 Passat Wagon Key Fob Remote Compatability

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    As the title states I bought a 2000 Passat GLX Wagon 5 Speed manual. It only came with 1 remote and the remote case was really beat up. I couldn't find a new case anywhere for it since it has the round buttons and not the square. I did a lot of research and ended up buying a b5.5 wagon remote...
  11. A4 and B5.5 compatability

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I'm wondering if the intercooler/piping system on the A4 is the same as the B5.5? Also with the exhaust, are the downpipe designs shared?
  12. ABS module compatability

    B5 Garage
    I am replacing my ABS control module on my 2000 Passat. I purchased a used ABS with the # 3B0 614 111. I was told that will fit my VIN by the parts guy.(I trust him). My bad ABS has the # 8E0 614 111 AH my mechanic is hesitant to put the replacement on because the # dont match. Is there a...
  13. RNS 315 Phone Compatability

    Volkswagen Passat CC Discussion
    I was looking to see what phones are compatible with the standard head unit on the car (RNS-315) and found this RNS 315 phone compatability on one of the VW sites. Some links don't work, so, if you can speak Deutsch, then Volkswagen Zubehör.*Telefonfunktion im RNS315 - Kurzübersicht (Or use...
  14. Accelerator position sesnor..part number compatability

    B5 Garage
    MY POSTION SENSOR HAS GONE AND VOLKSWAGEN WANT 530 EURO FOR A NEW ONE. I AM TRYING TO FIND A SECOND HAND ONE AND CANT FIND AN EXACT MATCH.THE PART NUMBER I HAVE IS 028907475-aj.. I CAN SOURCE A FEW BUT THE PART NUMBERS ENDS IN -B , -S OR - AL .. ARE ANY OF THESE COMPATABLE.. ANY HELP WOULD BE...
  15. B5 Spring Compatability

    B5 Garage
    I've got a set of springs from my 2001 1.8T 5spd sedan and I would like to know if they would be ok for a 1999 1.8t auto sedan? I understand that the OE spring codes are slightly different due to the weight changes from extra weight in the auto transmission -but my question is -- would they be...
  16. 1.8T Passat B5 engine compatability

    B5 Garage
    I got into an accident and my 2001 1.8T 5spd Passat is a total loss and its not worth repairing due to overall damage. The engine and 5spd transmission are in good shape so I wanted to know what other VW's can accept this setup. Looking to find a car with bad engine so I can put mine in. What...
  17. Help - Part Compatability Question!

    B5 Garage
    Wondering if the following parts are compatable with my 2001.5 B5.5 Passat? - Master Cylinder from a '99 B5 A4 - Clutch hardline from a '99 B5 Passat
  18. Trunk 6CD Changer - What is the normal price and compatability question!

    Mobile Electronics
    Hi there, I recently found an ad that has the 6CD changer for sale for the Passat. The owner of it says it comes from a '98 and my car is '02 so it should be compatible, right? Also, anyone know what the price of it should be? He's selling for 90. I'm getting pretty tired of just radio.:P...
  19. compatability question

    Mobile Electronics
    found this on the tex: http://forums.vwvortex.com/zerothread?id=3952660 and just wondering if it would fit into my b5 passat w/out any modification??? i do not have monson amp 2000 passat v6
  20. OEM Suspension Compatability

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Does anyone kow what the differences are between a B5 V6 FWD suspension and a B5 1.8T and B5.5 V6 or 1.8T. I have a thread listed for swapping my H&R Sport Springs and Bilstein shocks with someones stock parts prior to selling my car. The biggest question I get is will my B5 1.8T suspension...
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