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  1. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    My 99 was driving just find, zero issues. One day I was driving to work and it died. Seemed like a fuel issue. Took it to a VW dealer, the same I always use, who at first said it was a fuel pump issue. I said go for it, repair it. They did so then came back and said there is no compression from...
  2. The Showroom
    First time with the TSI engine. Should be fine for the kid. I'm still rocking the A6 3.0T Prestige w/Stage 1 Unitronic
  3. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have a lot of Liqui Moly 5w40 Diesel synthetic left from when my 2005 Jetta TDI was working. Long story short, it was the worst cat I've ever owned. Liqui Moly is expensive stuff and I don't want to waste it. Will it work in my 2003 Passat 1.8T? What is different about the diesel 5w40...
  4. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I need the code for DST transmission control module so I can order the right module. DST transmission with cars (from 03-97 to 01-99) DST model 1060 040 016 NT: 01V 300 043D AT: 01V 300 043DX Regards, Sami
  5. New Member Introductions
    So I bought the car off of a private seller. It?s has 115k miles. The car has been sitting there for months. It runs fine perfect. But I feel a delay in the gas peddle. I can hear the turbo only when I?m driving on the highway at high speeds 70+ Like a little whistle. It?s not loud enough that...
  6. New Member Introductions
    Hello Passat World! Just recently aquired 2 passat b5.5 wagons to the house in the past month. Ive owned a mk4 Golf TDI for the past 3 years, and roommate had a mk4 Jetta Wagon 2.0 auto that had some pretty tired piston rings. Finally talked her into selling the Jetta and she picked up a...
  7. New Member Introductions
    hey guys, finally got myself a 2001 vw Passat 1.8t 5speed and looking forward to playing with it a little. When I say finally I mean I've had a lot of friends that have had them. Im a ls1 chevy man so this is a little bit of a new ball game for me but ill accept the challenge. Im not one of...
  8. B5 Garage
    This is the continuation from my "Emissions Workshop and Stuttering" thread... My VCDS arrived today so here are all the engine-related codes: 16805 - Warm Up Catalyst; Bank 1 P0421 - 35-10 - Efficiency Below Threshold - Intermittent 17831 - Secondary Air Injection System; Bank 1...
  9. New Member Introductions
    Hi I just got a 2002 VW Passat 3L SE and it has a couple of issues one not starting all the time and two the temp gauge dose not work all the time
  10. New Member Introductions
    Finally got the password and posting technique ironed out. Whew!
  11. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Still doing some short test drives after replacing oil pump (minor oil leaks to fix :banghead:). While driving through a strip-mall, the STOP low coolant light came on. I was 1/4" mile from Autozone so I pulled in. Popped the hood and the coolant reservoir was empty but sprayed all over. The top...
  12. B5 Garage
    This morning, i turned my car on and heard some valve rattle, then it went away right away. But i was like, Im going to check my oil real quick. Pulled the dip stick and it was super frothy, i figured, ok i have a bad PCV system its cold and moist out, probably just little moist. Let it warm up...
  13. New Member Introductions
    First VW I've owned, got t for a great price. Just wanted to make a post on here and say hello since it's required. I'm located in Columbus Ohio and would love to meet some people in my area. Look forward to workin with everyone on here!
  14. New Member Introductions
    New to page looking to get some info
  15. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Purchased my son a 2004 Passat 1.8t about 7 days ago, we got it home and changed plugs, new PCV and regulator, replaced all vacuum hoses with black silicone, changed oil, flushed coolant, flushed P/S, cleaned up everything, great father son project. Well yesterday was the first day he drove it...
  16. The Showroom
    Our project car! This is my son's 2003 1.8T. We bought it little over 1 year ago just before he turned 16. With the thought of fixing it up a little. was in decent shape but very stock. We have done a few things exhaust, K&N, wheels, suspension, minor other mods. Found a sick cheap price on a...
  17. B5 Garage
    Need help with engine shuttering and occasional stall at stop. Got codes. Researched So without getting too crazy my car has realized that I have been thinking about getting a new car and has had a different problem each week from window regulators to door locks , muffler repairs and now this...
  18. New Member Introductions
    Hey all. Yesterday, I got my first ever VW, a 2001 Passat GLX Wagon with 4motion. Not quite sure what to think of it yet......... Has some issues. Hopefully I can get them sorted out!
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