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  1. wtb emergency trunk latch handle for 2012 cc # 3c5827691e9b9

    Volkswagen Passat CC Discussion
    ? Reading with no response, curious to the question that already stated above. At a loss how some peoples mind works
  2. What is in your (passat) trunk? (e.g. emergency supplies, tools, fluids, etc)

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I've been in kind of emergency preparedness mode for the last few weeks, both in the apartment and cars. I've been evaluating what I carry with me in my Passat, and our other cars (HRV, Camry). I clearly need to add some things, but wanted to get some feedback. FLUIDS: - VW PS fluid (need to...
  3. Emergency Scan Tool

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Last weekend I was 250 miles from home and I noted a CEL warning. It was Sunday and I had to make a decision what to do. I checked the oil level, the car seemed to be running fine and there was no oil pressure warning, so I drove home. The next day I checked out the problem and cleared the...
  4. Need help emergency with hood!

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    If someone can help me get my hood back up, It is stuck shut and the lever inside the car is very loose. I took out my headlights to do my hids and I may have jammed the cable, but am not sure. Is there a backup to open the hood??? THANKS
  5. CCM emergency mode

    B5 Garage
    Finally got around to debugging this with unfortunate news. I pulled all the door panels off, and disconnected them all, re-scanned and the emergency code was gone! So i reconnected the drivers door, it came back, disconnected the driver door. Connected the passenger door, it came back...
  6. B5.5 Tranny Fluid Emergency

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi! We've been noticing the car jerking a bit for the last few days... Today after work I noticed that the car would stick to first gear (basically power wouldn't go to the wheels for a few seconds). So I go pick the wife up from work and all of a sudden the car won't get out of first gear. I...
  7. Rewarding our protectors - 10% Emergency Services Discount at CARiD!
    CARiD is thankful for all members of the Police Force, Ambulance Service and Fire Service for the dedication that keeps our communities safe every day, and cared for after accidents and disasters. We know that Police, Firefighters and Emergency Medical Technicians rely on their personal vehicles...
  8. 1.8T Engine Sludge, sorry for wrong thread location but new user. Sort of emergency

    New Member Introductions
    Ok first off, very sorry if this is not the right location for my thread. I guess I'll give a brief introduction, sorry if there's sarcasm but sorta in a rough mood based on my situation. Name is Scott, 27 years old, live in Indianapolis, enjoy long walks on th.... ok no. I am 27, don't know...
  9. Emergency

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Car won't start battery ok
  10. Emergency! power steering fluid help

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Ok so I tried looking for a thread on this, but no luck because I only have my phone. I am out of town and just checked my power steering to find it is extremely low, but there is no VW dealer near me, I only have an advance auto parts. What type of power steering fluid should I use for my 03...
  11. Emergency flasher schematic- '02 Passat

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have been chasing a flasher problem for some time now . I have sprayed electrical contact cleaner down in the stalk base .This helped for a short while ,now the problem is back . The "right" directional signal and its corresponding DRL are NOT working. On the dashboard, the right arrow is...
  12. Help! Daughters B5 overheating 3 Hrs f/ Home - Emergency Coolant?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Daughter just called 3 Hrs f/ home w/ 2000 B5 1.8t overheating. Temp was high but at normal now. I can get her to a gas station however the B5 takes special VW coolant. What coolant (if any) can she use in this emergency. Water. Regular coolant. Just need to drive 150 miles home for me to...
  13. Emergency help please

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Just came back from waterfest did about 200 miles since I changed my timing belt I did the complete package tensioner roller etc got home and I have this squeaking noise like crazy stops and goes stops and goes in and out every 20 sec look at the video what is this what should I do can I drive...

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I got an appointment to flash my car soon and i dont have time to do much research. so any help would be soooo appreciated. I got the genesis 415cc injectors but they dont sit on the intake manifold correctly. They look like this
  15. Emergency brake fault?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So lately every time I stop on an incline, after taking off again, my Emergency brake light comes on, it beeps loud about 4 times and reads "Brake failure, see owners manual." It stops and the light goes away after the cars on even ground and I hold down the ebrake lever for a few seconds. I've...
  16. How to pull/tow with 4motion in emergency situations?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    If I have to pull someone, or get pulled myself this winter, where's a good place to attach a tow chain/rope/belt on this car? There's that loop sticking out from under the rear bumper but I have no idea what it's actually for (especially since it's off-center). Does anybody know? Or more...
  17. Emergency Warning Triangle for sale

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    fricking newbies....smh
  18. Emergency Warning Triangle for sale

    Parts For Sale
    I have an emergency warning triangle for sale. It includes the bracket and the two screws. It was made in Germany. It is used but in an excellent condition. Please email me with any questions. The triangle in the picture is the exact one that I have. What you see is what you will get. Let me...
  19. 911 emergency!!!!

    USA - East
    Hey guys my car was recently stolen at 1050 pm. It was stolen from newark nj... I dont have any pictures do i wish i wouldve taken pics. The only way i can describe my car is.. Its a b5 silver wagon 2000 ... It has smoked tail lights.its tinted from rear passenger seating all the way back... It...
  20. 911 emergency

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hey guys my car was recently stolen at 1050 pm. It was stolen from newark nj... I dont have any pictures do i wish i wouldve taken pics. The only way i can describe my car is.. Its a b5 silver wagon 2000 ... It has smoked tail lights.its tinted from rear passenger seating all the way back... It...