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  1. Vag-Com and OBD11 Coding
    Using an Obdeleven unit on my 2003 V6 30v B5.5 variant. Every scan I perform on my wagon comes up with 2 faults on control unit 33/ Obd-II. First one is C3101-Active and P3500-Active. Cannot seem to find anything on either one. Any help is greatly appreciated and needed. This is driving me...
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  3. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hello all, On my V6 B5 Passat, I've had to replace my PCV hoses and jet pump due to the deliciously disgusting burning oil smell syndrome. After replacing them, I realized they had plenty of airflow, but I still had that smell. I didn't buy a new PCV check valve (the green one), but I was able...
  4. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I just had to have new flex joints installed with 20k on the ones that let go and want to investigate the cause. The motor mounts and snub have less than 40k on them-Febi and OEM respectively. Average vibration in cabin; engine has about 2-3 inches of vertical movement when in gear and on...
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    Hi friends! I want to say its a great benefit to have been able to signed up for this forum. I have been visiting as a guest which I think this forum houses several great user experiences that saves lots and lots of money for those who play novice at the hand of their mechanics. I have been...
  6. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Ok, so I got my b5.5 2.0 fwd passat with an abs fault. It has the bosch 5.7 system in the car, the error was the internal memory failure, so I got a whole unit pump and module from a 2004 v6 4motion sedan. I decided to install the whole unit rather than just install the control module onto my...
  7. B5 Garage
    So, I've been trying to make my B5.5 wagon more sedan-like in how the tailgate works. I'm getting there. So far, I've enabled windows via remote :thumbup:, and (even cooler) tweaked the car so that the tailgate is unlocked with all doors. :thumbup::thumbup: I'm trying to find a way to be...
  8. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    There are many broken links in the Information Forum Index - Is there any hope of having them removed or repaired. Is there a better place to look for the information? Thanks in advance
  9. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hey Guys. After one and a half year I already found the Front lip and side skirts .. now I want to get some information about the rear part from the kit. Maybe someone still have pictures (i have a sedan) or a part number for me? Google-search only show information about the b5.5 kit and deleted...
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    Hello everybody, I'm a grumpy old 73 year old retired ex-commercial pilot and ex-smokejumper living in Anchorage, Alaska. I'm trying to avoid having to pay the local VW dealer outrageous expenses in attempting to repair my 2003 VW Passat that my wife bought from her niece.......big mistake...
  11. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    In the middle of the cluster there is an information panel that tells you the ambient temperature and also different options like MPG, miles to empty, etc. The portion that tells MPG, etc. on mine doesnt work properly. One day it will be showing me how many minutes I have driven the car and...
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