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  1. Question about valve timing finding TDC

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So on my current project (2004 GLX with 2.8 V6), the timing belt broke. I'm in the process of pulling the heads to recondition them (new valves, lap the seats, new valve stem seals, ensure the heads aren't warped and perfectly flat, etc). My question is on timing the engine afterwards to fit...
  2. 05 TDI Intercooler Hose HELP FINDING

    B5 Garage
    I'm looking for help with finding part number 3B0 145 828 K. I'm looking for used parts or links to places with the part for less than VW's $313 asking price. I'm also interested in successfully used upgrades or mods. I have had people point me towards using the 3B0 145 828 G as a substitute...
  3. Time for a timing belt, having difficulty finding "kit" with metal impeller . HELP!

    B5 Garage
    Time for a timing belt, having difficulty finding "kit" with metal impeller . HELP! Greetings from Providence, RI- I usually order most of my VW and Audi parts from FCP Euro in nearby CT. because they have good prices and the shipping is usually free and the order arrives in one or two days. I...
  4. Need help finding part number for wire connector that connects to oil pressure sender

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I went to the VW dealership last week and they couldn't figure out which part it was. The connector that snaps onto the oil pressure sender is the part I need. I assuem this connector comes with the wire too. Can someone help identify this part so I can get a new one ordered? The car is a 1.8T...
  5. General Fault finding

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    Hi everyone. Looking forward to reading all technical issues
  6. Need help finding a reasonably priced fuel module.

    B5 Garage
    Anyone know where I can find a module 3B7 906 268 for my W8 for not too much money? Any help really appreciated. Mine is fried and I am gutted. Boyd
  7. Need help finding a part online Vacuum Check Valve Breather Hose Assembly

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I found this part online but doesn't seem to match exactly to what I have in my 02 Passat 1.8t. It says it fits 1997-05 Passat. Vacuum Check Valve Breather Hose Assembly There is a 2nd one on Amazon that appears to be identical part but more money. Anyone know if this will work or not? The...
  8. 2005 Passat GLS 4Motion Wagon Fuel Leak. Need help finding part number, HELP

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Car is down at my local garage. The mechanic traced the leak to the round, plastic strainer looking cap under the driver's rear seat. I'm not sure if this is the entire sending unit or part of it. I'm looking for part number(s) for that, another rubber gasket, and the metal retaining ring...
  9. Help finding parts!

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have a 2001 B5.5 can anyone suggest steering wheels that will bolt up easily and any seats that will fit onto the OEM seat frame?
  10. Trouble finding coolant leak

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hey guys, I've been browsing this site for a couple years now for mod how-tos and diagnosis issues but I can't seem to find information on the problem I'm having this time around. I own a 2003 1.8t Passat Wagon and lately I've been noticing that my coolant level drops enough for the warning on...
  11. Finding a Cold Air Intake

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi ! I've been struggling to find a cold air intake kit for my 2001 2.8L GLX... any advise on where I can go? Thanks!
  12. Need help finding Part # for AC line.

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi everyone, I'm new and this is my first post. I've been googling and looking up my question in this forum and I don't believe its been asked or answered anywhere. Anyways, I have a 2004 vw passat 1.8l for a year and a half now and I finally want to get the AC fixed. Last year, I bought it in...
  13. Need Help finding part: Kamei Style Lower bumper Grille

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I saw a picture yesterday of a B5.5 that had a Kamei grille installed and matching lower bumper grilles. Where can i find that?
  14. Help finding the right brakes and rotors! 2004 Passat 2.8l 4-Motion

    B5 Garage
    Hey guys! Im on a tight budget and need new brake pads and rotors. Ive never done it before, but after a few youtube videos, it looks quite easy. I have a 2004 Passat 4-Motion 2.8l v6 Here is the door shot! So here is the 2 brake sets i found on ebay that i think are for my car. Which one is...
  15. Need help finding correct part

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    2003 b5.5 AWM I need to replace the wastegate actuator but cant find my turbo model (besides K03). There are several people on ebay selling Aftermarket ones but out of the three potential styles I see not one says it works for my engine model. The same goes for ECS and TMMS. Another option...
  16. The dreaded passat alarm fault finding...

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi guys Been searching for my alarm fault for years. arrr Ive fixed the pollen filter leak. as my other thread Although back then the carpet was wet...
  17. Help finding out where the oil coolant hoses go

    B5 Garage
    I am in Nairobi, Kenya I have had this passat for 4 years "2001, AZM engine, right hand drive, manual transmission" recently I drove it about 200 miles and I got the check oil level warning light. Pulled into a petrol station and checked underneath the vehicle I could see oil dripping from the...
  18. I need help finding my MAF sensor and 2 other questions.

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I'm having trouble finding the MAF sensor on my 98 1.8 turbo. I googled where it would be and everything i'm finding is no where near what my engine looks like. The reason for trying to find the MAF sensor is i'm getting that rough idle/stall that i had read about on a few other threads. A...
  19. need help finding lug pattern adapters

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    my 00 passat has 5x112 lug pattern i want to convert it to 5x100 so i can fin 16' wolfsberg bbs on there any suggestions because i cant find adapters anywhere
  20. Help finding correct TCM part mumber for 2003 1.8T automatic

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    When I opened up the TCM enclosure for my wife's Passat wagon, I found the TCM unit without it's aluminum cover and many of the contacts corroded. I believe the missing cover has the part number info, so I need to find out how I can get the correct part number for the TCM. Should I just call...