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  1. Help -- Brake Caliper Not Depressing

    B5 Garage
    i got my caliper off -- the caliper didn't seem to slide out. When I went to depress it (using the tool from harbor freight) -- it doesn't move. It seems rusted stuck. when I put the pads in, the caliper is not open enough to slide the caliper on. Close, but not quite. should I use PB Blaster...
  2. So damn depressing

    The Showroom
    Untitled by vwb5t, on Flickr 3 months since it last saw the open road :(
  3. Start car (tiptronic) without depressing brake pedal....

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Ok, so I tried searching and couldn't find anything on this. I got into my car earlier and without thinking just turned the key without depressing the brake pedal; the car just started as usual.. Is this normal? I just never reallly noticed before! :driving:
  4. This is one depressing site!

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I love my Passat V6. I really do. I’ve loved it since I bought it six years ago (almost to the day). I love how quiet it is on the highway, and how you can have a conversation without yelling. I love how it purrs over 60mph, it’s so smooth. After researching a problem on this site over the past...
  5. Rattle sound while depressing clutch

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hey Everyone, Does anyone know what this could be? it happens VERY intermittenly. It started last year while on a trip (the secondary driver I think had something to do with it) :( While out during lunch today it has seem to come back again, only while the clutch pedal is pressed in, does this...
  6. Show your WRECKED ride: (Warning: Depressing content)

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    After seeing a large number of posts about accidents (Some much worse than others), and while another "Show your ride" thread is going strong. I was curious to see if anyone would be interested in seeing a collection of Passat wrecks. I would be willing to save all the pictures posted on my...
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