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  1. New Member fro New Jersey

    New Member Introductions
    Hello all, I've had my 2003 Passat since new. Can't bring myself to part with it. Its currently in the garage next to my '73 Karmann Ghia. :D -iamsuperman
  2. Blaupunkt New Jersey 220 in 2003 Passat Variant

    Mobile Electronics
    Crutchfield has a good deal on the Blaupunkt New Jersey right now ($149), so I was thinking up replacing the stock double din monsoon system in my 2003 Passat 1.8T Variant before an upcoming road trip. I was not going to do anything with speakers/amp, only replacing the head unit. I've read...
  3. New to the site from south jersey

    New Member Introductions
    New to the site and first time owner of a passat.
  4. Hello from South Jersey!

    New Member Introductions
    Hey All! If any of you are on some of the Evo forums you'll notice the name. Had to trade the Mirage in for a 2007 Passat Wolfsburg Edition. Holy cow I COULDN'T BE HAPPIER! This car is like a hidden gem and I love driving it. It's nice to finally get into something that doesn't let me miss...
  5. need a vagcom in jersey

    New Member Introductions
    Hey pw, im in need of a vag-com to do a tba on my 98 passat 1.8t. im located in north jersey. car wont stay on longer than 20 seconds. pm me if you are in my area and can help me with this..:banghead:
  6. New VW Owener from New Jersey

    New Member Introductions
    Hey all, I just picked up a well run 2003 VW Passat, 1.8T. The car has little to no rust, and the interior is fairly clean the car has 237,600 on the odometer. I plan to do a good thoro once over but i finally got the car home. the Alternator died on the way homer and i had to get a uhaul to...
  7. '01 Passat 1.8T Blue 5-Speed - New Jersey $1200

    Vehicles For Sale
    $1200 190k Runs strong! Need to sell. 5 speed. please email me at [email protected]
  8. Remote Engine Starter - What brand/model to get, Where to Install in South Jersey

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I got a B5 1999 V6. I am thinking of having a remote engine starter installed. What brand and model should I get? I am looking for something fairly basic. I figured something basic will cost less and will be more reliable. Basically, I just need the engine to start (or stop) from inside the...
  9. Newbie from New Jersey

    New Member Introductions
    Hi, all! Been registered for a while. Haven't posted until now. Some really nice advice on here... I'm driving a 2002 Passat B5.5 2.8L GLX. A picture...
  10. New Jersey Car inspection

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi everybody I read on NJ motor commission website that new cars are inspected by downloading OBD information from computer, so when I bought a 2002 Passat, I brought it to inspection facility indicated on the paper I was given during registration. So I didn't see what they did for the car, but...
  11. North Jersey - 1999 B5 Wagon 1.8t (AEB) tiptronic - Black on beige - $1,950

    Vehicles For Sale
    SOLD - North Jersey - 1999 B5 Wagon 1.8t (AEB) tiptronic - Black on beige - $1,950 202k miles (w/ service records) I have enjoyed every mile of this wagon since I bought it at 67k miles. It has been religiously serviced, either at VW dealership or trusted Edge-Motors (NY). The mileage is just...
  12. FS: Two Volume B5 Bentley Shop Manuals Like new 1998-2005 (jersey shore)

    Parts For Sale
    I posted in classified but these things weigh a lot, if possible id like to sell locally to save on shipping... bought them new, used them for a few projects, grease damage free pages. lightly used, stored properly, like new, volume two is still in wrapping. $75 picked up, or meet halfway, im...
  13. WTS: New York Yankees Authentic Home Jersey Size 44 #22

    Misc for Sale
    Up for sale is brand new never used & tags still attached a New York Yankees Authentic Home Jersey Size 44 #22. Made by Russell Athletic from few years ago, before MLB switched to Majestic. $70 shipped to CONUS (Price is firm & No Trades please) I'll take USPS Money Order or Paypal (as a...
  14. Linden VW Service Sponsoring Jersey Dub Gathering!!! April 11 2012

    Events & Gatherings
    Linden VW Service GTG July 11,2012 Well I found out this weekend while getting my coilovers installed, Linden VW Service (Linden VW Motorsports ) is having their GTG the first Wednesday Night of ever month at 7pm in the Linden VW Service Lot @ 900 East Elizabeth Ave, Linden, NJ 07036...
  15. Central Jersey Suspension Shop Recommendations

    USA - East
    Hey guys, can anyone recommend a good place in the central Jersey/ north Jersey area to have my coilovers installed? Or does any member in the group want to do it, I would compensate and help as well with those mechanically inclined. I have a set of FK Streetlines coming and want to have these...
  16. WTS: New York Giants Authentic Game Used Issued Jersey

    Misc for Sale
    From 2007 Season, Size 44. Pro Cut, not available in stores. Fresh from Laundry/Dry Cleaned. $225 shipped (Firm & No Trades) USPS Money Order & Paypal. For faster response, please email me at t0kie at hotmail dot com
  17. 16" Ronal Wineglass Rims and Tires - South Jersey

    Parts For Sale
    Sold !!!!!!
  18. Timing: any B5 helping hands jersey / Jersey Shore?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hey guys, Have a 1999 Passat GLS 1.8T that i just picked up w 115,000 mi . My background w VWs is coming from a 1988 Porsche 944 that i loved dearly and worked on for 6 years, changing the timing belt was a rite of passage on my old car. Since i just acquired this car im planning on Timing...
  19. Hello, new member from Jersey, 99 1.8t

    New Member Introductions
    Hello guys, I just picked up a 1999 1.8t, i bought it for my girlfriend, so its automatic. My past experience with a VW was a 1988 Porsche 944 that i loved dearly and I still regret selling that car, it left my garage pristine after restoring it for 6 years. First order of business will be...
  20. valve cover gasket and cam gasket in south jersey

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    my cam gaskets are leaking oil. i dont have the cam tool. i am looking for someone in south jersey that can do this. i need to get my valve cover gasket and cam gasket replaced. Thanks