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  1. Make car doors close quieter?

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Hi, I have a 2013 VW Passat 2.5S and I've noticed that my door have an unpleasant closing sound unless I close them VERY lightly. Is there some mod I can do to make them close with a nice quiet thud? Beefier door seals? Any ideas?
  2. No crank, no start and doors won't lock

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Last weekend I tried to start my 2002 Passat V6 to no avail. The dash lights up, the windows work, the headlights come on but when I turn the key to start nothing happens. Also, when I try to lock all the doors by turning the key twice in the driver side door, all the locks go down only for a...
  3. Does anyone know what the safe/unsafe condition for doors on euopean vw's means?

    New Member Introductions
    The door locks on European vw's have a safe/unsafe switch that we don't have on North American vw's. Does anyone know what that means?
  4. Just bought an 05 passat used, and fob remote doesn't unlock/lock doors

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I'm hoping someone can help, I've bought my car from a used lot (2005). The dealer told me that all I needed to do to get the remote to work was install a new battery. After a bit of digging on this site I realize that it's not exactly that simple. I've read some threads with people who's...
  5. Tweeters in rear doors?

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Does anyone know if there is tweeters in the rear doors? I have a 1.8 Wolfsburg 2014 and there is a spot next to the door handle where it looks like tweeters would go, but when I have the radio on there is no sound coming from there. Anyone know? thanks
  6. FOB Auto Locking the Doors

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    I changed the batteries in my FOB. Now it locks the doors automatically when I turn the engine off, and I get out of the car. The doors do not even need to be closed and the FOB starts locking them. I know it's the FOB as I see the red light flashing on it as it locks the doors, repeatedly. I've...
  7. Alarm goes off when locking doors

    B5 Garage
    Hi, some days ago my alarm went off about 2 minutes after locking the car with the remote. (I found this out when i talked to one of my co-workers the day after..) . It resulted in a drained battery and a no-start condition. I replaced the battery and drove to work the next day, locking the...
  8. 99 Passat, doors auto lock & lights flash

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I am having issues with my doors locking by themselves and the parking lights flashing ! When I went out this morning my parking lights were flashing with no apparent rhythm and would not stop. The only key I have is a vallet key. When I put my key in the lock and unlocked all doors, the locks...
  9. Key fob not unlocking all the doors all the time.

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Today my key fob started not unlocking all the doors intermittantly. Sometimes it does them all. Sometimes it does all but the rear drivers side door. And sometimes all but both drivers side doors. Sometimes the drivers front door will look unlocked but be hard to open. Any ideas? Battery...
  10. Passat 03' AC issues [Blend Doors]

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I had my car checked out today since the AC was not working at all. Before i had purchased the car i was told there were issues with the heater as it blew air but no heat, same issue with the AC currently. I happened to take it to pep boys today for a free AC inspection and they informed me that...
  11. Windows and locks in rear doors do not work

    B5 Garage
    2003 1.8T B5.5 Passat Wagon .... At both rear doors, window operators and door locks do not respond to attempts to operate them electronically from drivers door key unit, remote or drivers door control panel. No clicking sounds from their locks. They do lock and unlock manually. Window...
  12. both rear doors just stopped opening at same time

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    i have read many of the threads on this matter not sure they fit here. Yes a while back i changed my door cards but that was a while ago. I have opened and closed the rear doors many times no issues I didn't mess with any tension, i just put the new cards on. then tested them again and again...
  13. What did I miss? After repair, doors lock & UNLOCK BY THEMSELVES (video inside)

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I know, I KNOW. There are tons of threads about door locks around but this is something I couldn't find anywhere. After repairing by door lock modules I just can't lock the doors from the inside electronically (manually they work 100%) When I hit the lock button, the doors lock but right...
  14. Doors compatibility

    B6 Garage
    I need help to find if a 2007 Passat R&R door is compatible with another B6 models. I bought one but mine was repaired at the body shop and now I need to sell it. Any suggestions?
  15. Doors

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Are doors on a B 6 platform compatible? Have a 2007 Passat rear passenger door to sell no upholstery.
  16. Anyone else have trouble with the doors in ice?

    New Member Introductions
    Hi all... I have not had my passat cc long but today we had quite thick ice and I couldn't get in the car. Obviously the door windows drop down to let you in but because of the ice they wouldn't drop. I poured tepid water over the door and then the alarm went off as the other windows hadn't...
  17. WTB: Front and Rear Passenger Doors B5 Passat

    WTB/WTT Section
    Hello, I am in the process of wanting to do some body work to my car, and I thought that if I got the front and rear doors and put them on myself, I would save money... So, I am in the need of Front and Rear B5 Passenger Doors... It would be awesome if they are Windsor Blue Metallic[LN5Y]...
  18. WTB: Passenger Side Doors

    WTB/WTT Section
    In Windsor Blue Metallic. Needs to be in driving range fron Canton, Ohio... or have decent shipping charges. They don't need to be mint, but please no dents or big scratches. Its for b5, FWD 30v They will be replacing this little scuff. Haha
  19. Doors don't unlock when key pulled out

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    My wife had a 2000 passat and now has a 2005. The 2000 unlocks the doors when the key is pulled out of the ignition. The 2005 doesn't do that. I have VCDS. Is there a way to make this happen in the 2005?
  20. replacing doors

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I searched but didn't see anything to answer my question. I have a 2000 Passat wagon - I want to know if the doors from a 2003 Passat wagon would fit/ work on my wagon. Thanks dave