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  1. New Member Introductions
    Hey all I was curious if there are vortex reproduction Jack covers for the side skirts available anywhere
  2. New Member Introductions
    Anyone here that can tell me what the part nr. or from where i can buy these(ebay)? For both sides.
  3. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Might seem like a stupid question, but i bought a replacement jack cover, as mine fell off, but I dont know how to install the new one.
  4. Anything Auto
    So based on what I've read on the Mk6 forums, in this thread: Jack/Jack stands Questions - VW GTI MKVI Forum / VW Golf R Forum / VW Golf MKVI Forum / VW GTI Forum - Golfmk6.com most guys are lifting from the pinch weld, and placing a jack under a front control arm bushing (I think they do...
  5. Parts For Sale
    This billet jack adapter, perfectly fits the secondary factory lift points under Passats, allowing jack stands to be placed at all 4 rocker corners. $19 + ship.
  6. B5 Garage
    All the videos I've seen on bleeding brake lines have all four wheels jacked up. I only have two jack stands. Can I jack up the rears, bleed them, then do the fronts? Is it possible to bleed the lines without jacking up and taking off the wheels? thanks
  7. Parts For Sale
    So I haven't been around in a while since selling the car but I need to get the left over parts out of my house, starting with the OEM votex side skirts with the original jack covers. I am the original owner, picked them up from the dealership a few years back. I will post more detailed...
  8. B5 Garage
    Original Question: Replacing the snub mount on my 2003 AWM Passat. Can't place car into half service position because of a stuck bolt on the lock carrier. Decided to raise the engine using a jack and a plank of wood. Can't get enough clearance to fit snub mount back in without raising the...
  9. Vendor Marketplace
    Click HERE to order or for more information. VW B5 Passat 1.8T ECS Jack Pad Adapter Kit - Only $89.95! Don't risk vehicle damage and personal injury by using improper jacking points. The ECS Tuning jack pad adapter kit contains everything you need to lift your car safely from the factory jack...
  10. Vendor Marketplace
    Click HERE to order or for more information. Schwaben 3-Ton Aluminum Jack Stands - Only $79.95! Schwaben's reputation for producing highly reliable, finely crafted specialty tools is growing rapidly - consumers are beginning to see the extraordinary value behind the Schwaben name. Nowhere is...
  11. New Member Introductions
    You need 25 posts to be able to post in the classifieds section, so I'm going to knock a few out. While I'm here, in case anybody stumbles on this that has B5.5 Votex side skirts/jack covers, let me know, and I will buy them from you.
  12. Vendor Marketplace
    Click HERE to order or for more information. Schwaben Lightweight Aluminum Low Boy Floor Jack - On Sale At $249.95! Quit fussing with wood blocks, ramps, and the like with the Schwaben Low Boy floor jack. The Low Boy is low-profile, allowing you to sneak it under the ground-hugging rockers on...
  13. Passat of The Month
    This month we visit long time member and long time putter-together of swanky Passats... Jack, aka gerwazy. One of Jack's talents reminds me of a scene from the movie Shawshank Redemption. ANDY: I understand you're a man who knows how to get things. RED: I'm known to locate certain...
  14. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Anyone using the Harbor Freight 1.5 ton aluminum race jack? I look at this every time I'm in the store, but can't decide if it's worth having. Is it total junk?
  15. B6 Garage
    Is there a subframe or chassis point where the Passat could be lifted so the jack stands can be placed on the rocker lift areas? On my Mk4 Jetta I lift at the front subframe and then place jack stands at the rocker lift areas. I think I found the info on youtube. Can anyone offer any other...
  16. Parts For Sale
    EDIT: Pictures are up! Here's some more stuff I found in my collection of parts. Will post pictures later today. -B5 wiper motor. It's a Genuine VW / Bosch motor and works great. VW part number is - 3B1 955 113 B $85 Shipped anywhere in the conUS. Goes for $200-250 new! :crazy: -Pair of jack...
  17. Mobile Electronics
    I have a 08 base with the basic HU. The aux port in the center consul works just fine when the cd button is pushed twice. I also have a premium 7 HU that when I install it will not seem to link with the center consul port. Is there anyway to overcome this? My searches have been exhaustive but...
  18. WTB/WTT Section
    Looking for 1 Votex sideskirt Jack Cap. Anyone hook me up I would apreciate it :thumbup:.
  19. Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Hey, Anyone know if jack pads are available for the B7 Passat? Im having a tuff time locating anyone who knows. Will the older part number 8N0 803 855 fit the B7? Thanks!
  20. B5 Garage
    1-1/2 Ton Aluminum Racing Jack at Menards
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