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  1. Relay 79 clicking and functions????????

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi, I have a 1998 passat, and relay 79 is clicking continuously. I did some reading and found that relay 79 is for the actuator motor in the trunk, since my remote is not working and I have to open it with the key anyway I removed relay 79 but then none of the windows worked. They worked again...
  2. 2009 CC remote key functions suddenly stopped working

    Volkswagen Passat CC Discussion
    Here's my situation---my 2009 CC was in a fender bender a few weeks ago with damage to passenger rear quarter panel and bumper. Got it back from the shop yesterday and it looks great and runs great. No issues, everything is functioning. A few hours later, the remote key stops working. Will not...
  3. NEED HELP! Car won't start and most functions are gone

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi guys, I've just about giving up with this car but it's my only way of transportation. Months ago my lights horn wipers blinkers heat and rpms went. Also while I'm driving my brake abs and oil light all start beeping and blinking. A few weeks ago all my functions came back then left again and...
  4. CCM functions & interior lights

    Mobile Electronics
    1999 Passat GLS. Factory radio. W8 dome light & sunroof control. Alientech window controller. I changed all the interior lighting to LED's two weeks ago and everything's been fine till this last week. For the last several days the interior lights are intermittent. If I pound on the floor over...
  5. 2004 Passat Key No Longer Functions

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Greetings! I bought an '04 Passat three years ago* with two key fobs. The buttons on one worked, the other didn't. Recently the buttons on the functional key stopped working. (Both keys open everything manaually.) I changed the key battery but alas it still does not work. Does it need to be...
  6. MFA functions

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I did search but can't seem to find any detailed info on this... The Passat I bought just over a month ago didn't come with the owners manual, so here's my question. How do I set the clock on the dash now that it's an hour off? What are the menus on this MFA thing (some are obvious like temp...
  7. Can I disable side mirror functions?

    B5 Garage
    I have a 2000 GLX. I am familiar with the fact that my passenger side mirror self adjusts when I shift into reverse. I have always hated this feature but it hasn't effected my negativly until now. The mirror has adjusted itself, pointing it to the sky and stays there. I have tried selecting the...
  8. Tail Light Functions

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Here's what my tail lights do (and don't) ._________................._________ |____1____|..............|____1____| |____2____|....(\X/)...|____2____| |__3__|_4_|..............|_4_|__3__| Tail lights (1) Brakes (1) Blinker (2) Reverse (4) My #3 spot won't do anything on either side. Are they...
  9. Tail/Brake/fog Lights Functions (Please Help)

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Continuing with my saga, I must get the following back lights functions with a Euroswitch in order to get my US Passat pass the inspection in Spain and get a plate: 1) Be able to turn on only the tail lights. 2) Only the reverse gear light be turned on when it goes into the reverse. 3) Only...
  10. Enable HIDDEN functions!!

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hello to all. First of all: Happy new year 2007! Now, after a lot of kilometers of paper about ECUs ... I've found on a site (openobd.org) the explanation of the bit concerned to the ECUs Long-Coding. Now, I know that the long coding bits can bit modified with the sw: Lcode.exe gived together...
  11. Loss of Power Functions

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    I have a 99 1.8t. About a month ago I replaced the battery in my car. In the past 3 weeks I have been losing all power functions in the vehicle. Locks, then windows, and now mirror controls. The battery was used but worked fine in my other car when I removed it. Any Ideas? Thanks
  12. Euro switch and head light functions

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Is there a way I can have the lights reversed so that when I turn on the car, the smaller "city lights" would automatically turn on as day time running lights and then allow me to turn on the regular head lights manually by the euro switch?
  13. Passat secret functions??

    New Member Introductions
    Good morning, I was reading on a nother forum that there are "secrets" about the Passat.. I have a 2000 Passat GLS and only found the secret that i didnt konw was the telescoping stearing wheel.. adn i did find the secret sun visor above the mirror when i first got it... any more.. i know...
  14. Basic functions

    New Member Introductions
    I have just replaced my 20 year old Saab 900 with a Passat 2003 GLX. As the Saab, this will be my fun car and my wife's utility vehicle, my daily ride is a 2003 Impala. I feel I got a great deal for this car but it was missing a manual and I have already been dumbfounded with little things like...
  15. Nav users. What wire to tap for speed sensor functions

    Mobile Electronics
    OK, so I dont have a nav unit, but I knew all you nav users could help me out. I just purchased a Blaupunkt that has a speed dependent volume setting. I need to tap a wire to make this function active. I have a 98 variant GLS with a manual transmission and manual climate controls. The car...
  16. FYI: Euroswitch Functions

    B5 Information-Base
    Euroswitch Functions The Euroswitch is becoming a popular mod among North American VW owners. It differs from the stock switch that's installed in North American spec Passats in a couple of ways. First, aside from the usual OFF and ON position, there is an additional ON position. Second...
  17. VAG COM full functions? Need to activate?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So I got my new VAG COM and I am using the free software, which worked great for resetting the CE light on my jetta but I want to be able to adjust more things, check my boost,etc. Anyone have experience using a fully activated VAG COM? It is much better than the free version features? OH...
  18. Euro switch functions in the W8.....

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So after 6 months of ownership and the Euro-switch being installed, a little voice asks of me: "Hey !! I wonder if the Euro-switch can deactivate the halogen high beams like the stock switch does ?" Lo & behold !! Pull it out once and the front fogs light. Pull it to the second detent that would...
  19. The Functions of the Euroswitch

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    It's Euroswitch mania, it seems. With lots of members receiving their Euroswitches via 2 different group buys, there seems to be an increase in the number of euroswitch inquiries. I've answered a lot of them but I don't wanna keep typing the same thing over and over again. Hope this helps...
  20. EuroSwitch Functions

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have seen a few posts about the new Euroswitch, but I want to make sure I am doing things right. From what I understand so far, 1st turn to the right is parking lights(w/ or w/o DRLS if disabled-56d pushed/covererd) and then 1 pull is front fogs, and 2nd is rear fogs? Then 2nd turn is...
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