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  1. Transmission Gurus help out

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I did a transmission swapping from 5hp19 ecb to 5hp19 dss and got an error p0716-g182 implausible signal.did some research and just learnt that g182 sensor was changed from induction to hall after 2000.5hp 19 ECB transmission has a hall type of sensor, Question 1:can some one tell me which type...
  2. 5HP19FLA (G182) problem. ZF experts and Gurus needed for this one.

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hello, my car is VW Passat 2000 2.8L v6 4motion with engine code of APR. Transmission is 5HP19FLA, ECB model NO: 1060 040020 The car has been at repair shop with no luck and I have been struggling with the problem for months now...I`m hopeless.. would like to hear comments from experts... Any...
  3. Door lock Enquiry (i am new to VW, Gurus pls advise)

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hi all, I have just gotten a Passat Variant B6, and this is my 1st VW car. :) Might sounds like a stupid Q but i am totally unsure. Hope you guys could advise me. After locking, why could the passenger and rear door be still able to open from inside? Reason is because my children will...
  4. any w8 gurus?

    New Member Introductions
    havign some problems with my w8
  5. V6 Timing Belt Change Question About TDC - V6 Gurus Chime In

    B5 Garage
    OK, Did a timing belt change and brand new CCT's or CCA's if you prefer, on both banks. Manually cranked engine over for about 5 minutes to pressurize the new CCT's / CCA's Lined up the mark on the pulley to the mark on the shroud around the crank pulley, marks on all 4 cams line up perfectly...
  6. quick question for B5/B5.5 gurus

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    wondering if the B5 headlights fit on the B5.5? some guys was asking it in my GB but am not to familiar. yay or nay? thanks
  7. calling water meth gurus

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    hello everyone. 2000 1.8T, GIAC 93 octane chip. im pretty much going to purchuse the devil's own stage one water meth injection kit but i have a few questions. 1. it comes with a pressure switch and i read the directions on how to install it and everything and it says set it to your max psi. i...
  8. Calling MK2 gurus. Looking at a 1989 Jetta GL Sedan.

    Anything Auto
    Hey guys, Just looking at a 1989 Jetta GL Sedan. It has a brand new clutch and 162,000 kms (100,662 miles). The only thing that they guy said was wrong with it was it makes a little noise when it turns and it runs a little rough because it's been sitting for over half a year, which is...
  9. Wheel gurus help!

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    I have a b5 wagon dropped only 2', I'm looking for wide rims. What is the widest rim I can go with without rolling/pulling my fenders? I have 17s right now, but its too much of a gap. Probably looking into getting 18s Any info or suggestions are much appreciated!
  10. Passat B6 Wheel Gurus - Help!

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    Sorry guys, B6 / 19 / 9.5 etc wont take in the search bar so hear it goes and super thanks in advance Just picked up a sweet '09 B6 Hi-Def and I need new shoes. The car is on Eibach Pro-kits all the way around and I dont think I'll be going any lower than that (although I'd LOVE to, the wife...
  11. Electrical Gurus: Need Help Desperately

    B5 Garage
    Okay, 99GLS manual, 170K miles. Here's what appears to be related: 1. About 3 years ago, the driver's side rear door stopped working. It could not be opened from inside or outside. I've ignored it, since the door on the other side worked. 2. About 2 years ago, the passenger's side rear door...
  12. Wheel gurus please!

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    I'm looking at a set of BBS CH's and one wheel had a crack in it that got repaired by welding. I just want to make sure that it's fine and I won't have any problems with it. The crack was near the lip on the inner side of the wheel.
  13. Depos...wiring gurus I call you

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Okay getting depo projectors, the deal is I would like to make my city lights my parking lights and eliminate my corners as parking lights. So that when I pull my switch to parking or full headlamp the corner do not illuminate. But I would like my corners to still work as turn signals and only...
  14. All Parts Gurus question about OEM front lip

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So I'm just trying to verify if this is infact a front lip and not the lower valance portion for the oem front bumper. I googled the part# and couple of websites pulled up, 1 from mjmautohaus showed a front lip (which is the one i want), and a couple from other sites showed what looks to be the...
  15. Got these Codes and Symptoms PW Gurus have at it

    B5 Garage
    SYMPTOMS: Car sits over night or all day while I'm at work - starts up at 800-900 rpm without saip kicking in and sometimes idling rough other times fine. If it sits for a few hours it starts up at 1300 rpm with saip running just fine. Low brake pedal at start up also which is new for...
  16. Cooling system Gurus - very, very strange (REWARD FOR INFO)

    B5 Garage
    Good morning/afternoon/evening Gentlemen ok about 18 months ago I lost my heating on my car. The garage I used to go to diagnosed the water pump. This didn't cure the problem so I read on here about flushing the heater matrix - bingo hot, hot heat! Car is a 2001 1.9TDi Now ever since then my...
  17. Quick Question for Wheel/Tire Gurus

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    will this setup fit a 2003 variant lowered on Eibachs with no poke or rub? 18x8, +35, 225-40 18x9, +35, 255-35 I know the front is good to go, but unsure of back. tough to find under search function. thanks.
  18. Photoshope gurus, help....

    The Showroom
    Need these wheels: ON this ride!
  19. Maintenance vs. Mods (need an evaluation from gurus)

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Here's the deal, i'm looking into investing some new things for my B5 and was wondering as far as maintenance goes, are there any other major things i need to look at and replace to keep my car mechanically sound and running well. Car is paid off in full. I'm a recent college grad (Fall 08) but...
  20. audio Gurus a little help on old school setup....

    Mobile Electronics
    man this is going to show my age LOL.....I have a PPI A600 art series(black) and (2)jl 12w3-d4 in a sealed box......now I know the PPI is a relic.....but these amps KICK ass.....my question is about crossovers......Im using my factory deck with a line out converter....I didnt want to swap my...
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