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  1. 2003 Passat Driver's side mirror mirror flew off, purchasing and installing new one

    B5 Garage
    Greetings, My wife was driving our 2003 Passat and apparently the mirror flew off while on the road. I asked around and the local garages want to charge $180 to replace. I can get the part for $55 but don't know how hard it is to install. Any advice on where to purchase and how to install...
  2. Passenger door mirror flew off on beltway-NewBodyPassat2001 GLX

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    hello folks, so my passenger door mirror flew off along 495 md beltway on my way to work.. i saw it flew off just glad it didn't cause any accidents. anyhow need some info where i can get a replacement mirror.. not the entire assembly. I've got a new body style B5 Passat 2001 GLX. The...
  3. Sunroof FLEW OFF!! on my 95 Passat! Help!

    Volkswagen Passat Early B Platforms Discussion
    Driving down the interestate @ 75mph and my sunroof broke loose and ripped off the hinges!! It was closed at the time. There is one I'm going to get tonight from a u-pull-it lot but I have no idea what I'm doing. Anyone know where to get a step by step walk through or any info on removal?? Thanks!!!
  4. Passenger mirror glass flew off

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So, I'm driving down the freeway and I hear a rattle sound. I look over just to see my passenger side mirror glass fly off the car. The housing and everything is still there. Under it appears to be a second mirror piece? It has the label "Objects are closer..." yet the second mirror is not...
  5. flew a plane today.

    Anything Auto
    as i've spammed in my thread in the events section, i moved down here to TSTC (texas state technical college) here in waco. the campus used to be an old military base. HUGE airport off in the back campus. the largest not widely known airport in the state, supposedly. even L3 contracts out of...
  6. My Mothers Powerball flew apart

    Wax On, Wax Off
    It just disentigrated on the inside while sitting in it's case on the shelf. And I only used it once! When I put it on the drill after a year of sitting in the garage and started it up, it instantly began flying apart. First little specks of red foam went flying all around and then big chunks...
  7. Hood flew look!

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion long as they are behind me they still think its a cool ride!
  8. sunroof flew off

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    my sunroof flew off my car as I was traveling down the highway.Front clip were broken and it did not work any hit no one and broke on impact.but here is the problem found several sunroof but they keep asking what type of roof by name it is. on the motor it says 3fe but just wanted to...
  9. Huh? Corner light flew out on freeway. Need replacements

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So I'm chugging down the freeway at about 70 or so and my left front corner light just flew off the car, taking the bulb with it. I had a look at the other side and it seems they just slide in, held in place with a pretty weak clip. BOO! So now I need either: A set of clear corners (pref) Or a...
  10. please help, mr. tire broke my hood latch, hood flew up

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    i had my tranny fluid changed at a mr tire about a month ago (i dont have level ground here at college), they broke my hood latch, said they fixed it (they did kinda, it still seemed to latch securely) but tonight it broke and flew up at about 50mph. the hood still closes, but the gap on the...