Found this site after looking for help on the many faults on our bargain 1.8 Green Passat I'm looking forward to getting my hands dirty and have already found the unusual place for the fuses and the engine being the "wrong" way round for a FWD!! Our car runs rough as erm... sandpaper mostly from...
First off, this is for a 2003 Passat GLS auto 1.8T.
I've recently had a CEL code for a coolant malfunction and replaced the coolant temp sensor. Everything was kosher for about a week, then I was thrown the same CEL code again? Funny thing is the car runs fine and the temp sits normally at...
Here's my ride...
2003 Silverstone :b55: 1.8T tip
Gray cloth interior
I've only done a couple of mods so far:
- K&N air filter
- 1.8T badge w/ red "T" (I might be removing this soon, along with "PASSAT")
Newest mods just purchased:
- Koni Sport Kit
- 17" Capezio wheels
Just bought a 2002 Passat, 1.8T with manual gearbox. Gotta say, love the car!!!! Now I am just cleaning her up. Anyone know how to take apart the headlight on a B5.5 (HID's). The inside of the plastic cover needs polishing, so I wanted to get to it.
2000 GLX v6 4motion - Sold in Sept 2007
Here's my new B5.5.
Hanging with my Hommies!!
Ok...W8 is now sold and here's the NEW::
I'll post better pix later...got some stuff to do to her first...tint and now that I have 2wd, lower it...it's cheaper then the 4mo options for...
I have tried repeatedly (as have the mods from this site) to get in touch with you concerning the refund for the spacers I bought from you that Fedex lost with no response. I know that Fedex did indeed pay you back (for the purchase price of the spacers, not the $90 I paid -...
We are new owners of a 2004.5 Passat GLS 1.8T w/ 4motion and we love this car!! It is amazing.
Only had 28 miles on it when we drove off the lot and now have around 450 miles on it. We love it!!!
Cut to the chase. Back in 2001 I started with:
'99 Silver Passat Sedan
If you see me around the forums, it usually means something in my car broke recently. My strategy for upgrades has generally been: if it ain't broke, don't fix it, but if it is broke, upgrade it...
Ok all here is my ride. Will have to put up some daylight pics but this is a start. Drop was done by Paul (PZ) in Grapevine. Awesome work drives like a champ.
Mods so far:
18 x 8 BBS VZ
225/40R18 Kuhmo...nice ride and as quiet as stock!
Eibach ProKit Springs
APR Chip w/stock and 93 octane...
He's selling his car after they changed the rules for the factory teams which are leaving some private teams in the dust!
Yes I know its an ebay link...
Hello to everybody. I'm from Spain, I have a 2002 passat TDI Highline (B5.5) 130 CV, and I want a lot of information about this model of passat (engine, maintenance, especifications, etc..).
Thank you, and I hope see you later.