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  1. Looking for indy - Inland Empire

    USA - West
    Hi All, I'm looking for an independent shop to work on a few codes on my '03 1.8T. A few shops back east and one in San Diego have worked on the car, even a dealership but no one can fix this thing. Anyone know of a good shop? Thanks.
  2. The Power of a Good Indy Mechanic in your backpocket....priceless....

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Not to ramble for too long here but I'm sure I will....in Houston there are many mechanics for all different kind of vehicles all over town. But what one determines pretty quickly is that there never is one that seems quite conveniently located near you. I found myself in the situation of...
  3. when to leave your indy vw mechanic...

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    so i got the oil pump done couple weeks ago, had the car on ramps to check out my control arms and I noticed both my motor mount bolts were not tightened. And i've been having this weird clunk ever since i got the pump done. I understand all mechanics sometimes make mistakes but what da F. I...
  4. Indy shops in Colorado Springs

    B5 Garage
    I'm looking to have some work done on my '01.5 wagon and I don't have a relationship with any independent VW shops in the Colorado Springs area (I've been lucky in that the only things I've need to do to this point, I've been able to do myself, which hasn't been much). I'm not really willing to...
  5. Indy repair shop near Hermitage/Sharon PA?

    Dealerships and Service
    Anyone know of one? Someone told me about one a while back but I can't remember the name of the place.
  6. Indy in Suffol County NY?

    Dealerships and Service
    Love to get some non-dealer (better shocks) work done on my 09 wagon. Anybody know of a good indy here in central Suffolk (Patchogue)??
  7. Looking for Indy or PW member to do a clutch on a B5.5 in/around Fairfield county, CT

    Dealerships and Service
    Clutch barely started slipping, need someone that can do this for reasonable money. Thank you.
  8. Looking for New Indy Service/Performance Shop in MD

    Dealerships and Service
    have had some recent bad experiences with my current shop after years of great service. it has cost me time, money and major headaches. have been to Induktion Motorsports once before, but that is kind of far for me...live in York, PA, but use to live in Ellicott City. have heard of NGP...
  9. Any good Indy shops in Orlando, FL?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Water pump went out. Want to do a full Timing belt / water pump / serpantine belt / front and rear cam seals job. Posted this up earlier today :http://www.passatworld.com/forums/42-volkswagen-passat-b5-discussion/341536-water-pump-suicide.html Recommendations welcome! Leave them here or PM me...
  10. Tons Of Codes, Indy wants my wallet for new Transmission

    B5 Garage
    Need help really bad. 2001.5 passat glx 4m Auto ATQ FAS about 2 weeks ago the shifting started becoming harder Moving from Park to Drive would take a little more force than normal Once in Drive it would buck forward shifting from 2 to 3 would cause the same bucking and same from 3 to 2...
  11. Exhaust question--to a muffler shop or an indy?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have an exhaust leak that is just starting somewhere just behind the engine on my 1999 1.8T (121K miles). I read several posts about quick, inexpensive fixes if it's flex pipe related. If that is caused by worn motor mounts, can a muffler shop fix that as well? This has been a busy year for...
  12. Excellent Indy in Westchester NY

    Dealerships and Service
    If you are in the area of Westchester County in NY, I highly recommend my indy. He specializes in German cars and namely VW and Audi, both gas and diesel. I have been servicing my car ('02 1.8T) there for over a year, and it's always been an exceptional experience in terms of quality of service...
  13. Any good indy in central Alabama?

    Dealerships and Service
    Looking for a honest reliable indy in central AL, anyone know of any?
  14. Wanted to share a Philly Indy

    Dealerships and Service
    So last week I finally got my control arm/tierod kit installed along with drivers and passenger side axles, and what a difference it made. The car drives very smooth and is now much tighter. I searched for a good Shop in the Philly area and finally came across Euro Spec Auto Care. The shop...
  15. Good Indy's in Philly to do Control Arm/Tie Rod replacement.

    USA - East
    Need to get my car inspected as well as install a Control Arm/Tie Rod Kit. I'm located in the Manayunk/Roxborough Area, anyone have any reputable Indy's they can share?
  16. Indy race at Barber Motorsports (pic heavy!)

    Anything Auto
    Went to the Indy race this weekend with my girlfriend. Thought I would share. I know its not F1 but I thought some of you might enjoy it. :thumbup:
  17. The qoute my indy mechanic gave me!

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Well after buying new blisten sport shocks and h&R sport spring, I went to my mechanci to see how much a job like this cost i was thinking someone with his experience could bang it out in a few hours maybe 200-300 buck well my mechanic wants 150 per wheel:crazy: This is a rediculous price...
  18. Indy mech around Edison, NJ(central Jersey)

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Any suggestions for good indie mech in central NJ
  19. Got my first CEL today, called the Indy... $55 to check it out?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Is that normal, $55 just to hook up the OBD-II scanner? I called Advance Auto and they'll check it for free. Car seems to be running just fine so I'm not too worried at this point but damn I'd love to get $55/hr to just plug in a scanner...
  20. Please recommend indy in Northern VA.

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Please PM me if you know any VW indy with good reputation. Thanks.
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