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  1. electronic ebrake and auto hold

    B6 Garage
    Hello all, I just purchased a 2010 Passat and trying to figure out a few quarks. Upon starting, sometimes the parking brake is on and sometimes its not. I know it will self disengage if the seat belt is fastened and you press the gas pedal, but why does it do this? I have the same issue with the...
  2. Cannot find the electronic connection locations in ELSA

    Mobile Electronics
    I have ElsaWin. I'm trying to find the image for the locations of all the power lines and electronic contacts for climatronic system, for a Passat B5 1,8 iT. It would be nice to have a pictrue of all the connections in the engine bay actually! The car has been involved driving off road this...
  3. Best electronic hacks, mods and firmware

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    I just bought my first Volksy, a 2011 Passat V6 wagon, so I'm totally new to this world. I'm wondering if there is an electronic mod/unlock/hack go to list of common improvements Passat owners perform? The sort of thing I was thinking was firmware mods on the head unit that update or improve it...
  4. Electronic display

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    04 V6 Passat Yesterday I noticed the display readout that shows which gear I'm in and the MPG and what not started to fade out. Outside temp was about 70. After opening the windows and it cooling off a bit the display went back to normal. When it's cooller out there doesn't seem be an issue...
  5. Using electronic boost controller with N75 valve

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Can it be done? Not looking to increase the boost at this time, just looking to do some curve tweaking. Thanks.
  6. Haunted mirror?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Ok.... So I had parked my car for 3 weeks and was stuck with a company truck... I FINALLY get my car back and something is really odd. Whenever I step on the gas my drivers side mirror points up! The harder I step, the harder it points up! Once it is pointing up, I tried to push it down and it...
  7. Transmission Contol Module or Electronic Control Unit

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    My brother who lives outside the US has a problem with his NW 3003 Passat Turbo 1.8. He tells the part # is 3B0927156AH. 1. Is this a TCM or ECM? He has no clue 2. Where can I locate a used or rebuilt one. Desperate in Massachusetts
  8. Electronic Parking Brake Fault Fix

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    I had my electronic parking brake act up. The light on the dash was on and the brake would have trouble engaging or disengaging (working intermittently). Through research I found two of the highest possibilities, 1. Parking brake switch failure 2. Brake control module I ordered a new parking...
  9. 06 Passat 1,9 TDI 105 Problem with electronic handbrake.

    B6 Garage
    Hello. I have a problem with my 2006 VW Passat with eletric handbrake. The left side calipper will not engage, so i get a warning lamp. Holding the pedal down and pressing the swich will lock te right side only. Have read out error codes with the bosh computer at work, i will try translating...
  10. Electronic Parking Brake

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hi, I've been getting Parking Brake faults for a while now. I finally got around to running a VAG-COM scan that indicated that my right rear caliper on my 07 3.6 4motion Wagon is causing the fault. I got an estimate from a local indie of $640 to replace the caliper. The caliper alone was...
  11. Electronic Fuel Pump

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Is there an electronic fuel pump fix for the 2.0T that would eliminate all the issues with the mechanical version. Seems like this would make sense but it may entail a lot of computer/sensor mods and I'm not even sure if they make a pump that can generate the needed pressures either but thought...
  12. How to remove and Clean electronic egr valve in a Passat, B6, 1.9tdi ?

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    How are things lads ? I have located all the bolts and had them taken out until I encountered one at the back of the engine which is impossible to get to..? Any ideas ? Also does the egr tend to clog up on these models with it being electronic and all ? Cheers :)
  13. Electronic Parking Brake - covered under warranty in the USA?

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hi, I'm looking for some info please. Many of us UK owners are having problems with the EPB system and I have heard that some USA owners have had parts of the EPB system replaced for free. It was mentioned somewhere that VW USA will replace the rear calipers/motors for free if the car has...
  14. Old issue in US. I'm after advice on electronic steering lock/ccm replacement

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Old issue in US. I'm after advice on electronic steering lock/ccm replacement in UK Hi there I am based in the UK and have just forked out to have the electronic steering locking mechanism and CCM replaced, for the issue with non starts and "steering failure"/"see garage" messages. On...
  15. Electronic parking brake issue"could be simple"

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hey guys im a newbie ...not new to vag but new to my car and this forum. Ive been searching thru past threads about Electric parking brake issues and cant seem to find what im looking for. Let me start by saying i was working on the car over the weekend and moved it in the garage where it was...
  16. Heater control console swap

    New Member Introductions
    Hi guys, I was wondering is it possible to switch the manual mechanic heater controls to the electronic one and what has to be done? 2001 passat no aircon
  17. Passat B6 Electronic Parking Brake faulty caliper or module?

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hi does anyone know if one of the rear electric brake caliper is faulty does the motor still try to operate on the second brake caliper or is the whole system shut down pending replacement of faulty brake caliper. Im asking this question as I took it for brake pads replacement recently and the...
  18. Electronic Brake Caliper problem - Passat B6 2.0 tdi 2006

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Im asking this question as I took it for brakepads replacement recently and the mechanic could not get the rear calipers to release so new pads could be fitted. He was using an electric tool which was coming up with red light? Anyway he told me at least one caliper should attempt to release if...
  19. 2006 VW Passat 2.0 TDI Sports 140bhp eng code BKP B6 Electronic Parking Brake Fault

    New Member Introductions
    Hi does anyone know if one of the rear electric brake caliper is faulty does the motor still try to operate on the second brake caliper or is the whole system shut down pending replacement of faulty brake caliper. Im asking this question as I took it for brake pads replacement recently and the...
  20. 2002 Passat 1.8T 15 amp fuse in Green Holder and Electronic Issue

    B5 Garage
    I have been on the forum for about a week and have found it very informative in troubleshooting and repairing the following codes 'P0171, P0300, P0301, P0302, P0303, and P0304'. I have a friends 2002 1.8T Passat (vin:WVWPD63B02P368627) with about 180k miles. I have replaced the plugs, air...
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