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  1. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Just some info here. We found the wiring inside the headlight fixture deteriorated to the point it was shorting out and blowing fuses. It effected the turn signals also. It did that before the headlights had a problem. If you are having issues with the turn signals blowing fuse etc. Check the...
  2. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    My '00 GLS is mechanically sound but the inside is falling apart. I'm not even trying to keep it nice but just to be in a somewhat respectable state. The main issue is the aged plastic parts. They keep braking. From little pieces inside the door panels, door handles even some dash parts... The...
  3. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    The plastic covering on the antenna pole (not the base) is cracking off little by little. It's about half gone. The dealer parts guy said they don't sell the pole (which screws into the base) separately, so I'd have to buy the entire antenna. He suggested just cracking off the rest of the...
  4. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Is anyone else's volume knob deteriorating on their factory HU (single din)? My HU volume knob is starting to get gummy and coming right off.
  5. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I am disheartened to report that the "30V" German Flag emblem (from one of the longest GBs ever) is deteriorating rapidly. Before: Recent: It's a little difficult to see in the second picture, but most of the chrome is flaked off. The red (plastic?) insert in the "V" is broken in the...
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