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  1. New Member Introductions
    Getting my photobucket setup so I can post pics of my b5.5 with onstar and 20's LOL
  2. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    OK - ive got the 1.8t, and the mpg is leaving a little to be desired. Ive recently put £40 in, and for that, i am getting a rather embarrassing 155 miles - surely thats wrong. I am not expecting inler-galactic mpg, but 155 to 40 quid is pretty grim. Is this the norm for this engine? I have...
  3. New Member Introductions
    hi jay you got it workin yet?
  4. The Showroom
    My Complete build thread =D Well, finally got around to coming home from Afghanistan. Got my new suspension in, bought some wheels and pulled off my bumpers and sides so I can paint them. Pulling the motor in the morning =D gt2871r SAY WHA!? Tell me she doesn't look good. I Dare you ;)
  5. New Member Introductions
    i gotta 1.8T, 2000 B5 passat, GLS version. Best car to have imo.
  6. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So, I've decided to pull the trigger and purchase the Frankenturbo F4H-L. After much research I still have a few questions... My man Oliver, over at SpeedTuningUSA in MD, is hooking me up with a fully custom tune for $275. I, being the 18 year old that I am, of course want the maximum power...
  7. New Member Introductions
    i gotta 99 silver vw 1.8t. im thinking about alot of cosmetic ideas to do to it. any ideas hit me up. im deciding whether to get a chrome or black badgeless grill and whether to get chrome or black rims. same with headlights and tail lights.
  8. The Showroom
    So after sitting in the garage for a year the Passat finally gets some air... And thanks Jayson13f...for the jetta
  9. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    APR. Thursday. Loaded ECU. Stoked. jaginger out.
  10. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    how much should it cost me at the stealership? I have a couple leaks that are getting fixed under warranty(gasket,cam seals or something, i cant remember right now, i apologize.) and they offered to change my belt, and they said they only can change it in a kit. the belt,tensioner, and water...
  11. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    just took my ECU and TCU out today, sending both out to get GIAC tuned...ill let ya'll know how it goes, but im sure its gonna have something to do with me with a big smile and a quickly emptied gas tank...
  12. The Showroom
    But I still love her ... Current problems: - Front passenger window regulator going out - Intermittent driver side HID ballast or perhaps ignitor - (Very) leaky cam seal - Deteriorating headliner At least she still good looking ... I thought this time it would be fun to try out the manual...
  13. New Member Introductions
    Hey all, going to pick up my 2002 GLS sedan (high mileage, but checks out well with my independant mechanic). It seems the pervious owner has made a few modifications to the car; most notably the tail lights have been swapped for an odd euro-style, and the dark cloth interrior seems to have a...
  14. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    im chipping my v6 soon (plz save me the "minimal if any gains" speech) and i was wondering what are the biggest problems i could run in to? Is it possible for my car to not start up if the chip goes "bad"? It will still give me codes if the CEL goes on right? Im driving a considerable distance...
  15. B5 Garage
    is it easy or shop material...i mean the bumper is expensive enuff...i dont wanna pay labor 2.
  16. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Had to ask... anyone buying new mods for X-mas, or getting any new mods? Gf asked if I wanted anything for my car but I think I've reached the point where I'm modded out... for a daily driver at least. You guys...?
  17. The Showroom
    For the showy stuff are two pictures. One with and the other without a test fit of the Mattig Hood Extension Rus/Troopster is selling in the Marketplace. New Skiotos care of Neal/Photos. FK Badgeless, too. All these things are fairly recent too. The mod bug has hit !
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