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  1. 2000 VW Passat V6 5 spd. - Is it possible to disable the audible alarm using VagCom

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    My haunted Passat , at 225,580 miles, it has been a great car. However , for no apparent reason (that I can see), the car will lock itself, roll up the windows and sunroof. When I open up the now locked car, the alarm goes off and it's driving me nuts. I then have to pop the hood, disconnect my...
  2. Power Folding Mirrors on '17 SEL - Any way to disable auto feature?

    New Member Introductions
    Hi, I have not been able to find the VCDS hack to disable the feature in which the folding mirrors fold each time the car is locked and unfold each time it is unlocked. I have no need to fold my mirrors except during rare situations so would like to avoid the inevitable premature failure of...
  3. Disable Folding mirrors?

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Just picked up my new 2017 Passat SEL V6, and every time I lock the car the side mirrors fold in. I would like to disable this and have then just stay in the normal position. It is not a big deal now, but I worry when winter comes back the snow and ice is going to break it. Has anyone been...
  4. Disable DRL on Euroswitch

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I know this has probably been asked and answered a million times, just looking for some clarification. I have a 01 wagon (B5.5 body) and wanted to disable the DRLs so I can install HIDs in the projectors. I taped over 56d which disabled the lights in the park position. I tried taking over B as...
  5. How to disable horn chirp when locking doors on 2015 Passat?

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Searched, found nothing. Base Passat "s" manuel :cool:
  6. Do I need to disable any of the airbags? I have a sunroof leak..

    B6 Garage
    Hi all, I am an owner of a VW Passat 2007 2.0. I have found that I have a sunroof leaks and I would like to fix it. The leaks appears to be right around where my driver passenger sun visors are connected. I want to fix this issue myself and I have already removed the visors and the handles...
  7. disable automatic start webasto

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hello. Does anyone know how too disable webasto as aux heater? As it Works original, it start when outside temperature is below 5 degres celcius and the coolant temperatur is below smth smth.. i upgraded it With a original kit from webasto, so it now also work as a park heater. So would be Nice...
  8. Disable BreakPad warning light

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Does anyone know if it is possible to disable the break pad warning light in the dashboard? I took my car to a workshop and they changed all the break pads but told me that one of the wires for the break pad sensor was cut so the light stays on. I really don't mind but I would like to get rid of...
  9. Missing relay ? Trying to disable DRLs

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Looked for relay 173 in position 8 but Its not there. Looked all around and I can't find it. My DRLs do work so I'm lost. Any ideas guys ? It's supposed to be beside 381 and above 370... Just an empty space. 2000 1.8t tip
  10. Possible to disable Emission Workshop alert for p0420 p0430 instead of reflash?

    B5 Garage
    Checked the software version and found it falls within the versions affected by the strict 02 sensor settings. Already called a stealership and they said it would be an hour's labour to do the reflash( :wrench: ), is it possible to just disable this alert through vcds as I do not need emissions...
  11. How to disable DRL on a 2014 Passat without removing the bulbs

    New Member Introductions
    Greetings everyone, DRL is a matter of many personal opinions with the word safety attached to it but the fact is that there is absolutely nothing about DRL on the Florida Statutes and for that reason, the law in my state, doesn't enforce it and doesn't make illegal for a person to enable or...
  12. Immobilizer disable?

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hello, I'm new to the site an have a problem with the immobilizer on my 2006 passat, I live 500Km from the nearest dealer and to get the unit repaired requires it being towed. The cost of a tow is around $1000 to get it to the dealer, is there anyway I can bypass this system, have it fixed by...
  13. '06 DRL Disable

    New Member Introductions
    New user; I wanted to disable my daytime running lights on my '06. I've been researching and it seems that many users try to remove relay 173. However, I cannot find that relay. I'm sure that the other users are referring to an earlier passat model. I've also found that some bend a pin in the...
  14. Can't seem to find a definitive there a way to permanently disable ASR?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have read a few posts through searching, and some have dead links while others have no conclusion. Is there a relay like there is for daytime running lights? Can it be disabled through VAG-COM? Yes, I know I can just press the button but I don't care for that amber light staring back at me, or...
  15. Permanently and completely disable ESP/ASR on 2010 VW Passat 2.0FSI (110KW) Variant 4

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hello to everybody! My name is Vassilis and I own a 2010 VW Passat Variant 2.0FSI (110KW) 4Motion. This car has a normally aspirated engine. I would like your help regarding the following aspects. During driving, and especially in tight corners with poor tarmac, I have realised that ESP does...
  16. Disable the DRLs?

    Mobile Electronics
    Anyone know how to do this?
  17. How do you manual disable the bulb indicator light b6 Passat?

    New Member Introductions
    I bought an aftermarket HID kit for my 2006 passat and ever since I installed the kit, the bulb failure indicator light comes on for the front left and right dipped beams. Is there any way that I can manually disable this light? Or better yet, how do I stop this from happening without disabling...
  18. Is it possible to disable the Oil warning light/sound?

    B5 Garage
    Hi all. I have a '99 Passat GLS, and my oil warning light comes on all the time after the engine is warmed up. (Even though the oil is full and I just had it changed.) If I'm on the highway, the warning light doesn't come on, but if I slow down or turn, it beeps 3 or 4 times, which is really...
  19. Disable DRLs for HIDs??

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi I have a 99 1.8T and I have been told to disable the daytime running lights so that they dont burn out the ballasts. How do I do that, and is it true? I dont want my HIDs on all the time either so a little help for an HID noob?:confused:
  20. disable corner light

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I saw on someones POTM that they had disabled the corner lights except for when turning. I really like my hid color and would prefer that be the only thing on whilst dippin' and/or scrapin'. And yes I know this might not be legal.