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  1. Passat on ice

    New Member Introductions
    My 2001 Passat has been a bit of a night mare lately first I had to replace the ABS module then the left front brake sensor. My air conditioner stopped working next but I recharged and now it works but only at high speeds because the auxiliary fan stopped working so I ran direct current to the...
  2. b3 ice cold temp great heat?

    New Member Introductions
    So my b3 is running ice cold on the freeway. At idle it all operates normal fans and all coolant level perfect. System fully flushed. A/C has been removed all but compressor. Any ideas. Not complaining but I know its not normal.:crazy:
  3. 1.8T Asphyxiated By Ice

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Early this morning I embarked on a 2-hour road trip with my trusty 2001 1.8T (110K miles) across rural Illinois to attend a meeting. Initially the temperature was about 5F -- nothing unusual for this winter. As I got away from the suburbs, the temperature started falling: 0, -5,-15,-19F. I was...
  4. Passat b5 from greece (ICE)

    The Showroom
    So this is my sweete! All stock (for now and except IcE) B5 passat with 1.6 petrol and LPG upgrade ! As i said! The interior The LPG tank Also i made a little Tweeter panel for my front doors BEfore : ANd after : The progress : Also i upgrade my power...
  5. Overheating and ice cold heater...heater core?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I've been doing research on this over the past few weeks, but it seems to be getting more persistant. Occassionally, but not all the time, after a cold start I'll drive about 10 mins/5 miles and the engine starts overheating. At the same time, if I turn on the heater, ice cold air blows...
  6. Anyone else have trouble with the doors in ice?

    New Member Introductions
    Hi all... I have not had my passat cc long but today we had quite thick ice and I couldn't get in the car. Obviously the door windows drop down to let you in but because of the ice they wouldn't drop. I poured tepid water over the door and then the alarm went off as the other windows hadn't...
  7. Bent Suspension part after driving through snow / ice

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    God damn Texan Bi-Polar weather....48 hours ago it was god damn 74* its a blizzard outside at 24*F....... Had to get to classes today for exams and drove about 5 miles with a bunch of snow and ice in the middle of the road grinding against my undercarriage. It hurt listening to the...
  8. CEL/ABS/TC and limp mode after skidding on ice. Some diagnostic help?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hey all, looking for some PW advice since AZ is slow right now.. I was dropping off some old B5 parts and slid on a small patch of black ice during heavy rain/snow. I got control of it quickly and drove away fine, but after that I have lights all over the place and am in limp mode. There are 5...
  9. Climatronic fault codes (heater/window defogger blowing ice cold air)

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I followed these directions to get the climatronic fault codes: "Also, check your climatronic for faults. Turn the key to on (no need to start). Hold down ECON and RECIRC buttons simultaneously. The display will show codes. Write down the three-character alphanumeric code like "4F8". Press the...
  10. 2012 Passat - CAUTION!!!

  11. i hate ice

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    made it through an ice covered day in ohio with no accidents or real problems. at the end of the day stopped to get gas, and my fuel door was iced over with some pretty thick ice (as was most of my car :thumbdown). so i hit it in order to break the ice and open it up, and well... ...hope...
  12. Passat CC ICE Question

    Volkswagen Passat CC Discussion
    Hi there~ i m planning to install tweeter inside the air pillar~ but i heard that there are air bag inside~ is there any causes i have to concern?:confused: i plan to modify =the air pillar by using glass fiber~
  13. New-old ice in the B6

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
  14. Video: Ice Racing in New Hampshire

    Anything Auto
    On Thin Ice With little to do and few jobs for those who are out of work, car enthusiasts in rural New Hampshire race for fun on a frozen pond without corporate sponsors or pit crews. This is "poor man's racing." _____ This is a helluva well-done video, with some surprisingly good action...
  15. F1 on Ice

    Anything Auto
    This is a promo by Redbull for the return of the Canadian Grand Prix:
  16. MY ICE THREAD! Warning lots of pics!

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    Got my ICE sorted earlier this year and took loads of pics of the progress. Warning this is a long thread! Enjoy: FRONT DOORS STRIPPED AND SOUND PROOFED. First things was to take the door cards off: Dynamat extreme was applied on the door: And on the inside of the door directly where...
  17. FS: MFD Version G, Dension Ice Link, CD Changer

    Classified Archive
    MFD Version G with security code in 100% working and cosmetic condition. Includes wiring harness, gps antenna, and NA maps. Ready to install $500 Dension IceLink Gateway 100 (GW16VW8), CD Changer Retention Kit (CDR1VW8), and Ipod connector (IPO3DC9) $200 OEM VW CD Changer $60 Feel free to ask...
  18. Found 4 Ice Links online:$49.95 each + ship.

    Mobile Electronics
    ATTN: I found 4 Dension Ice Links online for $49.95 USD + shipping in anyone is interested. These units are not mine for sale. Informational thread only. I will not post the link here. PM me if you want more info. Thanks, Mike
  19. WTB: dension ice link cable

    Classified Archive
    Hey all, I have the ice link installed in my car but only have the dock cradle. I would like just the straight cable without the dock. Anyone have one that I could by off them or know where I can get one?
  20. Moisture/Condensation as ICE! on the INSIDE of the glass! HELP!

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Okay so I did a search and I did find THIS THREAD but it talked about cleaning the interior/etc ... which doesn't really apply to me. Here is my issue: sometimes after driving my car around I'll notice moderate condensation on the inside of the glass. It seems to get worse the more I drive...