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  1. Yet another airbag light, hours of research but no answers

    B5 Garage
    Hey guys! Car in question is a 97 passat b5 1.8T avant Been researching this problem for a while now and I am at the end of my rope. I had the passenger side airbag deploy when driving down a curb at low speeds (car had 2-300kg extra weight from moving stuff though) I decided it would be...
  2. So, I assumed I could diagnose the 1.8T from 4 hours away....

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    My youngest went up to the cottage last Wednesday, he took the Passat, said he made the trip in record time and all was well. Thursday evening he calls to tell me the CEL is lit and the engine is rough running. I assume that it probably needs new ignition coils, because all Passats with 1.8T...
  3. Many hours under a passat

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    Hi my name is Andy, I have old several passats over the years currently have a 99 AEB that all is good with after changing the cam belt for the 2nd time. Did the water pump while we where in there byt had a coolant leak from the temp sensor manifold during rebuild all good now. Cheers Andy
  4. Random beeps/locks hours after shutdown

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Hey I searched for this everywhere and couldn't find an answer. I have a 2012 Passat s and minutes, or hours because it's random, after shutting the car off and locking the doors with the key, it makes the beeping sound and all the day time running lights light up and quickly off again. This is...
  5. Labor hours for 1.8T motor swap???

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Couldn't find a thread related. So I was thinking of just doing a motor swap vs. Head gasket with a risk of having to get a new head, but the amount of labor hours that was quoted for the swap seems like a crazy amount to me. Can anyone out there give an accurate amount of hours for an 03...
  6. I fixed my climatronic 4F7 error for $12.00 and 2 hours.

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion My first video ever and it is apparent. You folks have given me so much knowledge I felt this was my opportunity to repay a small amount. This is a video I posted on YouTube of the repair of wifey's 2000 Passat B5 GLX wagon. Climatronic error 4F7. The temperature...
  7. Sudden crank but not start!! Parked car, couple hours later no start 0_0

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    SOLVED!! - 1.8T AWM Engine cranks+has fuel but no start! Help!! Hi all, I've had a good couple months and a couple thousand miles out of my Passat since fixing it initially. Now, suddenly, she won't start. There's a strong crank and she's getting fuel, but no catching/firing. Some background...
  8. 2010 CC SPORT 2.0T (CBFA) Dies 4 hours after purchasing from Dealer

    Volkswagen Passat CC Discussion
    Plugged in scan tool for a PO321 and 322. Car is immaculate inside and out. 78K. VW Service records don't indicate any trouble. I have about 48 more hours to rescind. Red Flag?
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  15. Took a few hours refinishing some wheels

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Bought the rims like this with snow tires for 200$ Then I took the tires off the rims and started to go at it with the sand blaster after sand blasting there was some un even spots with old paint that the blaster wouldn't get off, so I took 400 grit sand paper and took about 20 mins per rim...
  16. rear main seal and clutch how many hours labor

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    How many hours of labor s the rear main seal and clutch/ flywheel? I bought the clutch kit and the seal just to be afe. How much longer is it to do the seal at thesame time? And how many total hours you think? My uncle owns a shop and helps me out on labor chargs. But just want to know how...
  17. Takes 2 hours for engine to cool off

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    When I cruise home, say 90 degrees F outside, I park the car, gets some dinner, piddle around the house, then about 2 hours later I get in my car to run an errand and low and behold, the temp is still 200, it takes the car more than two hours to cool down. Whats the deal? 2008 VW Passat 2.0T...
  18. Park it for 2 hours, nothing run in it !!!

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    Well, I have a strange problem - it's raining out side since morning and i'm using the wiper all the day, after 1 hour and 45 min of driving I park the car. when i come back the wiper doesn't work !!, so I start checking car fuses that located beside the battery, I removed F14 fuse while the car...
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