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  1. NEED HELP PLEASE, shorted a sub wire to body, and now abs module has failed

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    so as the title states, when working on my sub monoblock the positive terminal made contact to my car body through an alan key, and there was a spark, (the car was running) and monoblock was putting out power too as the was music playing, everyhting seemed to be fine until i took it out for a...
  2. Best place to tap in for a Boost Gauge on 1.9tdi b5.5 wagon 3BG code

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I'm going fitting a boost Gauge in my passat and I'm trying to figure out the best placement to tap in for the most accurate reading of boost going onto the engine can anyone help please thanks . VW Passat Wagon 1.9tdi Stock 99WHP Cant remember ft⋅lbf Remapped 146WHP 275ft⋅lbf
  3. Dead passat

    B6 Garage
    Good evening. I'm new here and after a bit of advice for my daughters 06 1.9tdi It has been sitting for months and no one thought to go start it now and then. So now we are faced with a flat battery, pressing the fob isn't opening it and the plastic key is turning and sounds like its trying to...
  4. 05 TDI Intercooler Hose HELP FINDING

    B5 Garage
    I'm looking for help with finding part number 3B0 145 828 K. I'm looking for used parts or links to places with the part for less than VW's $313 asking price. I'm also interested in successfully used upgrades or mods. I have had people point me towards using the 3B0 145 828 G as a substitute...
  5. Help with electrical problem

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    I have a 09 cc with a 1.2 amp draw from the rear passenger window with key off and car asleep. Finally narrowed it down to that window. I can unplug the read door wire harness and when I plug it back in in I hear a relay kick in and draw goes up to 1.2 Amps. Never drops. If I do the same...
  6. I Need Help!

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hello passat friends! I've been having this problem for a little bit, and I haven't been driving with it. I have 2006 Passat 2.0T FSI engine. Anyways, I'll try to explain this as best as possible. I have an overboost condition (P0234) and its in hard limp mode. I know I can just reset it with...
  7. Need help identifiying a part numbers

    B5 Garage
    I have a 2004 Passat 1.8L wagon. I need help identifying two parts so I can search for them to replace on my VW. The first is an orange foam bushing or cushion that goes in the center of the radiator support/bumper assembly to the frame. The second is a hose that was broken. There are two...
  8. Help!!! I need to get into my Trunk

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have a 2002 VW Passat V6 4Motion and I can't open my trunk. The buttons on my keys as well as inside the car don't work. They used to work but when pressed they would open the trunk but blow Fuse 14, so I stopped using the trunk, now the buttons do nothing at all. The manual key on the trunk...
  9. Help Please

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have a 2002 VW Passat V6 2.8L 4Motion. Yesterday while going down the highway, I suddenly just lost acceleration, nothing was happening when I pressed the gas pedal, the car started to decelerate, and I had to pull over on the shoulder. I switched off, but when I tried to restart, the car...
  10. Time for a timing belt, having difficulty finding "kit" with metal impeller . HELP!

    B5 Garage
    Time for a timing belt, having difficulty finding "kit" with metal impeller . HELP! Greetings from Providence, RI- I usually order most of my VW and Audi parts from FCP Euro in nearby CT. because they have good prices and the shipping is usually free and the order arrives in one or two days. I...
  11. p0102.. help

    New Member Introductions
    Recently I have made a GREAT purchase which is a 2002 passat 1.8t which I love all except for the fact that I've had the p0102 code since I bought the car. I replaced the MAF sensor and reset the code and the light came right back on.
  12. Help!

    New Member Introductions
    Ok so this is one I’ve not seen in a car yet. My sidelights come on through my indicators and my actual sidelights don’t come on. Any suggestions ? I know it sounds like a rewiring number but was hoping someone would have some ideas
  13. B6 Passat help??

    New Member Introductions
    I have so many questions,, and I have a couple answers to some problems I've solved on my own. QUESTION #1 - Who has the best ECU Software for 2.0 FSI engines
  14. Need help finding part number for wire connector that connects to oil pressure sender

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I went to the VW dealership last week and they couldn't figure out which part it was. The connector that snaps onto the oil pressure sender is the part I need. I assuem this connector comes with the wire too. Can someone help identify this part so I can get a new one ordered? The car is a 1.8T...
  15. Need some help with boost issue

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    So my boost will spike to 13psi them fall back 8. I tried a new n75 but it was opening the wastegate at 5psi and throwing a turbo underboost code po299. I have a obd11 and was driving around last night watching some of the live data and noticed that the engine load was either 0% or 100% nothing...
  16. 2018 passat help

    Wheel and Tire Forum
    Hello folks, I am new to the forum and this is my first VW. I have some concerns about the operation of my new 2018 Passat se with technology. The dealer tells me this is what I should expect from this car and it is running normally. My concern is that after I brake for a red light, as I remove...
  17. Help, I used non 502.00 spec oil!

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Hey guys, I need any info or well-informed input on my conundrum. Just used a non 502.00 spec oil in my 2008 Passat FSI 2.0. Have I done any permanent damage? Should I not be worried? It’s fully synthetic, just non 502, I’m pretty sure. Done 2000 miles with it and just realized it—new to VW...
  18. I need help

    New Member Introductions
    Can anyone point me towards where to find info on a spare tire and tools
  19. Hey guys, any help would be appreciated.

    New Member Introductions
    Just doing the obligatory post—to weed out spammers. I’m sure I will be posting on here about specific problems. Hope I can be of some help and get some help too! Lol. Oh yeah: 2008 Passat 2.0 FSI. Mild fixer-upper. Thanks
  20. 1st post but could seriously use help

    New Member Introductions
    I was on my way home today in my 03, and took some railroad tracks way faster than I intended and got about 50 feet of air off of it, slammed into the ground HARD, and cracked my oil pan instantly, what else should I look for in the repair process?