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  1. something is wrong with this 1.8t i have

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    for some reason nothing is bolting up...
  2. Soooo what have I gotten myself into? $200 02 Passat

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Started looking for a car for my 15 year old. Wasn't looking to spend a whole lot and a project car was okay. I wasn't dead set on having to do major work to it but if I had to pull a motor or something that would be okay for the right price. Well today I brought home a non running 02 Passat...
  3. Hit a deer and now have Radiator leak

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Need an opinion. Last night coming home a deer jumped out and hit me. I have a 2001 B5.5 V6. The damage is bent hood and all the plastic on the front grill is broken. Bigger issue is now the radiator is bent where the deer hit it. It looks like it is cracked and leaking at the joint on the...
  4. Im new here and I also have a 2003 W8 parts car.

    New Member Introductions
    Hello, my name is Dustin. This will be my 2nd required post in "The Noob Tube". I also purchased a 2003 Passat W8 sedan for parts this year. I've used some parts for our other cars, however, it is still very complete. I will post in the Classifieds section with more detailed information...
  5. Do I need to disable any of the airbags? I have a sunroof leak..

    B6 Garage
    Hi all, I am an owner of a VW Passat 2007 2.0. I have found that I have a sunroof leaks and I would like to fix it. The leaks appears to be right around where my driver passenger sun visors are connected. I want to fix this issue myself and I have already removed the visors and the handles...
  6. How long can I post to the main thread after I have posted in the Noob section?

    New Member Introductions
    Hi Guys, I have researched and found some answers to my questions in regards to my sunroof leakage issue. However, I need to ask someone if I need to disable my airbags to proceed. I cannot yet post in the forums as of yet.. Please help, Thank you. :(
  7. we have to post two?

    New Member Introductions
    fyi let you know
  8. 2000 Driver's Window Seems To Have Come Loose...

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    2000 GLX AWD. The driver's window seems to have come loose from something. It still goes up and down with the window mechanism. But if the window is rolled down and i shut the door, it rattles a lot. Much more than the other windows. I found the video on repairing the mechanism on the 2002...
  9. Does this part have internal Parts?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Can Someone verify if the Part with the teal sqaure around it should have a valve of some type inside it? Mine does not, it is wide open and I am wondering if this is why I am having an issue with my PCV system?
  10. What i have Monsoon? Dynaudio? Basic?

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Here's the deal. I have a 2008 passat 2.0 T and trying figure out what exactly kind of audio system I have. I've been having the car for a week now and very pleased with the sound. Loud with a lot of base. Just as loud as my 2015 sierra with the bose. I can't find a amp any where! Monsoon isn't...
  11. Hello, I am new member. I have passat B6 1.9 tdi blumotion.

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  12. Thank you all - have always been a big help

    New Member Introductions
    have lurked for years and benefitted from this great group's knowledge ... thanks for that ... now i really need some help with a 1999 VW passat B5 5 spd turbo not starting issue after alternator install wheres the best place to post this best J.
  13. Basket Case here have a question

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Picked up a basket case 2003 1.8T. The PO tore into it pretty good (removed the head) and started to put it back together but didn't finish. I pulled off the radiator to check the timing just to make sure it was all good, there were several screws and bolts missing in various places and the...
  14. I have no drive? need help.

    B5 Garage
    Hi All, I have a 1999 Passat v6 Synchro that has suddenly got no drive! There was a bit of a clonk and I have no drive to front or rear wheels. Any ideas what this might be? someone said they thought it was the rear diff. however there is no drive to front either so can that be right. I'm...
  15. does anyone have info on this part?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    someone posted this screen shot on facebook, id love to find the product. anyone seen this?:confused: i know the fender lines are wrong to be a passat, but id like to have something similar, i like the look.
  16. Will my engine have catastrophic failure?

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    I recently purchased a 2006 Passat. The dealership added a 5W40 synthetic blend which lead to a low oil pressure issue. The car ran about 1,000 miles on this oil. I took my vehicle to an import garage who changed the oil and filled it with Mobil 1 0w30. The shop owner said that there was a...
  17. Anyone have the Lloyds Rubbertite mats?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I need some new mats and thought about picking up a set of the Lloyds Rubbertite mats. I have two boys who play baseball so I use the rubber mats year round due to all the mud, dirt, etc. I currently have the "Euro" rubber front mats but they're in rough shape and the drivers side has a huge...
  18. Anyone have pictures of a passat lowered on 19's. Pic inside of mine.

    Volkswagen Passat TDI Discussion
    Looking for a passat lowered with springs on 19's. I heard it looks lower than mine does on 18's. Im lowered on H&R springs, thinking of coil overs, i just want to barely tuck tire.
  19. Grinding sound from bell housing. Please help

    B5 Garage
    I'm open to any and all suggestions here. I had a bad automatic transmission in my 05 model Passat, 1.8t. I changed the transmission and when pulling it out, bent the spacer between the motor and transmission. I straightened it out as best I could and put it back in when I installed the new...
  20. Help needed if you have access to a 451 MFL MFSW relay and VCDS

    B5 Garage
    Hello there, This might be something like a follow-up from this thread but in a more specific matter. According to VCDS, the MFL MFSW relays can be recoded the following ways: As I'm stuck right now, my relay refuses all the codings except the 00008 which makes the phone button on the left...