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  1. Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Both seat heaters work, passengers seat's switches all work. The driver's seat has never worked since purchasing it used. It didn't come with the fuse panel diagram, so I just pulled every fuse and they're all good. I think it might be the the driver's side power seat control module, but don't...
  2. New Member Introductions
    Howdy! The seat heat works, but none of the switches make anything happen. :mad:
  3. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    My driver seat is all torn and the bolstering is falling apart aside from another Passat what are some easy to fit seats? Going grave digging in a week or two.
  4. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have a cracked tail light and purchased a used replacement. For the love of German engineering do I need to remove the shelf and Monsoon amplifier to get to one of the nuts? If so, how do I get to all the screws as they appear to be in hard to reach places without removing the interior trim? I...
  5. Parts For Sale
    Seats are SOLD Make offer for other stuff. Located in Westchester, NY.
  6. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have a 01 wagon (5.5 body) and on the way to work mirror cover popped off. 3 questions, would the cover from a 99 fit and if not, is the cover available separately? If separate isn't an option, easiest way to tell if heated/no heated( don't see any indication on the mirror itself).
  7. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Bought a fix-up. Working thru its issues for inspection. The drivers window will not function. Got others finally work fully. Pull the switch & hear a click lke it wants to do something. I'm thinking, pullng motor, hit switch & if works, then its the acuater that is suspect. Is that correct...
  8. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I just bought this car for 800 bucks, I wanted something to wrench on and boy have I found it :lol: I have already replaced both valve cover gaskets as they were leaking pretty bad. When I purchased this vehicle the man I bought it from said he changed to drivers side CV Axel, and from the...
  9. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hello there and happy Easter, I have slight problem and i cant figure it out with my Passat Draining battery. I tested it and it draws around 280mA with locked car and everything shuttled off, the thing is i went thru disconnecting all fuses and amps are not dropping, so i want ahead and...
  10. B5 Garage
    Hi Everyone, My B5.5 V6 4motion sedan has a wobbly front drivers side wheel. I suspected the tie rod end and replaced that but soon discovered that a control arm bushing was shot also. In doing my research before replacing this Forward Drivers Side Rear Control Arm (yes that is a mouthful) i...
  11. New Member Introductions
    Hi Everyone, My B5.5 V6 4motion sedan has a wobbly front drivers side wheel. I suspected the tie rod end and replaced that but soon discovered that a control arm bushing was shot also. In doing my research before replacing this Forward Drivers Side Rear Control Arm (yes that is a mouthful) i...
  12. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    After following my daughter's car in traffic for a few miles, she stopped to let me know that my driver's side light seemed too bright and aimed differently from my passenger light. It was still daytime, so these were my daytime running lights (DRLs). I sort of confirmed her observation next...
  13. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hello All, I am new here and would like to start out with a huge WOW! to this amazing site. You have all discussed almost everything here. I followed the rules and used the google search bar to look for my specific problem. I typed it in different ways and used multiple keywords to try and...
  14. Volkswagen Passat CC Discussion
    Hi! Has anyone experienced the dash showing the wrong door open?
  15. New Member Introductions
    About six weeks ago I got a rattle in my 2014 Passat under the floor anytime I drive over a sharp little bump or through a pot hole. It sounds like it could be under the plastic shield that is under the car. Any ideas anyone?
  16. WTB/WTT Section
    I need a B5 sedan 1J0 CCM window motor/control module WITH power folding mirrors. Preferably late B5 borderline B5.5. I want this part ASAP, please PM me. 2nd Mate Unlimited MSC
  17. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    2004 GLX Just had the glass portion fall off :icon_eek: Need to replace it. It chipped so it needs to be replaced. Suggestions please? It is a heated mirror if that makes a difference in the suggestions for the glass. Can I replace just the glass? What prep work is involved? It appears there...
  18. WTB/WTT Section
    Hi All, Found it! Thanks.
  19. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    I was wanting to know best process to follow to determine what root cause is for driver side heated seat not working. Passenger side heats good. Fuses have been verified. Switch lights up when roll to setting. I am thinking it is an element wire under cover.
  20. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi All: Dan here- 2002 passat wagon 1.8t. I have an odd set of symptoms that I am having a hard time solving. The CCM was wet, but has been dried. All connections inside and out are clean and dry. I cannot visually identify any bad splices in the wiring harness. The lights in the drivers...
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