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  1. New Member Introductions
    Let me first start off and saying whats up ladies and gentlemen! I am new here and would like to learn as time goes on. I am a very new guy (dont even know how to take off my tires yet) and plan to learn lots as time goes on.
  2. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Been having a weird issue with my ABS, front right sensor code. Got the new sensor and installed today, same code. When cleaning the hole I noticed that the thin metal ring (TONE RING?) was loose as I could move it back and forth with a small screwdriver, and that would clarify the noise I've...
  3. New Member Introductions
    Hey guys, I am looking to become a vendor on this forum. I am currently selling HID on other forums. I am a dealer for xenondepot and looking to expand my business onto this forum. Who do I contact to become a vendor? Do I have members interested? Will be doing group buys I drive a Chrysler...
  4. New Member Introductions
    my names PJ just bought a B5.5 Passat GLX 4motion a couple weeks ago and already got the itch to start working on it. Gonna start of with coils and wheels, then after that who knows.
  5. Mobile Electronics
    Im looking at around a $150 budget (working at a bowling alley doesn't really bring in the dough :P) and am looking for 6.5" Components to put in the front doors. Sooner or later, i most likely will amp them up, but they need to sound good until then nonetheless. I've been looking at JL...
  6. Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    I just bought an 06 2.0t 6 speed the other day and sometimes when I get on it pretty hard the tranny shakes and doesnt go into gear for a second and then the transmission light on the tach blinks for a few seconds and then goes away. Then today it did it again and this time the transmission...
  7. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hey guys, i guess im the new kid hah. I had an audi a4, but some girl hit me and totaled it, so i looked around for a replacement, and found a b5 2000 passat 1.8t that virtually is the same thing. Its getting delivered tuesday, ill toss pics up then. Just thought id drop in and say what up to yall
  8. New Member Introductions
    Well my name is justin, i created this name in feb 2009 haha so i figured id finally post since im getting rid of my daily driver (2003 passat) I had a 2004 SRT-4 (320WHP) sold that and picked up a 2001 Ford Explorer 5.0 which in the next few months i will be fabricating a remote turbo for it...
  9. New Member Introductions
    hey hows it going the name is Manny i signed up last week but i didnt think it would be right with out the pics. here she is 2007 passat 2.0T since its still under warranty it will remain stock. let me know what you guys think. cars a little dirty from the rain.
  10. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So i've searched and for some reason nothing comes up for 'maf' or 'mass air flow' :rolleyes::icon_eek:, hard to believe. Anyway, I know Golf/Jetta 1.8T's (AWW/AWP), but im not to familiar with this 'side ways' sitting motor :D :crazy:. So the 1.8t here that my cousin is about to purchase...
  11. New Member Introductions
    Hey guys I am new here with a 2000 black b5. So far I have 19" Stern wheels blacked out tailights shorty ant, smoked side markers, black/tan leather interior with more to come. Will post pics later. :thumbup:
  12. Mobile Electronics
    Just blew my passenger rear door speaker (monsoon system) so I figure what better excuse to upgrade the system?! Looking at buying JL Audio VR650-CXi for front and rear doors, but want to keep the tweeters in the doors stock. Dude at the stereo dealer said he was 95% sure he could run all that...
  13. Mobile Electronics
    Many of you have given me excellent advise on how to deal w/ my stuck factory dd headunit. Now here is my dilema. I took my car in to have the dealership remove the headunit, and rotate the tires. Now I have rotated tires, the headunit is still in the car and the stereo face is all scratched up...