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  1. New to the Forum, John from CT

    New Member Introductions
    I have a 1.8 T Passat 2003, 112K miles. Codes read cam sensor on a rough idle. Changed that, new plugs, coils, 96 octane gasoline, fuel filter and some oil hoses. Ran great for a day then bam! same issue but worse. Could the aftermarket cam sensor be bad? Dealer says the car is sensitive to...
  2. john kav

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    Hi I have a passat I had a guddering in my engine when idling at traffic lights so I cleaned my trottle body but now it seems to be guddering when I'm driving could it be a seal from the hose to the trottle body id be grateful for ur feedback on this or to hear from anyone how had this problem...
  3. john kav

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    Hi im a new member im having trouble with my 1.9 tdi diesel passat

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    Thank you for your kind thoughts, well wishes and the donation. It came at just the right time. At my 1st out patient therapy, I found out at the beginning of the year, each visit is $75 and I have to go 2-3 days a week. As its a tough recovery, all your thoughts help me get through the days...
  5. Passat of the Month for September, 2011 - wrknbum (John)!

    Passat of The Month
    For this month, we're moving almost as far east as you can go in the USA, across the continent of North America from our last POTM, to Little Rhody! That's right, the smallest state in the US is the home of this month's winner. John has slowly taken the time to modify his car to the vision he...
  6. Mr. John Martin aka wrknbum

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    can you please...go find some hair kid?? !! :lol::lol:
  7. John Deere mower for sale (may be haunted)

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    You just can't make this sh!t up. This lawnmower may be haunted, you've been warned! :lol:
  8. john

    New Member Introductions
    Hello. I'm John Mitchel ,a newbie. hope I could learn lots of information here. Thanks
  9. Derhslacidar - John - Toms River NJ

    USA - East
    The name is John and I'm from Toms River NJ - Anyone around? Bought this Passat in August of 2007 with 108,xxx miles on the clock, currently the third owner. The PO's had extensive records of its service history =) It's a 1998 GLS AEB 5-spd. Came with full leather, cold weather package, stick...
  10. John McCain the backpedaler

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    The maverick is no more. Now he now claims he never was a maverick. :crazy: What a joke. Just the same old, same old, lying we have come to expect from republicans desperate to get re-elected...
  11. Poor, poor John Kerry....can't afford the taxes to dock his new $7M yacht in MA

    The Black Hole BOSTON—Massachusetts Sen. John Kerry is docking his family's new $7 million yacht in neighboring Rhode Island, saving roughly $500,000 in Bay State taxes. The Boston Herald...
  12. R.I.P. "Scotaku" (John Scofield)

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    Some of the older members may remember John Scofield. He was pretty active on this forum while he had his Windsor Blue B5. Although I only met him in person a couples of times, he seemed like a great guy. He was always willing to lend a hand. Unfortunately, I just heard that he passed away 3...
  13. John Sheehan....

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    .. is a douche bag. That's all I wanted to say. Enjoy your Friday evening.. :beer:
  14. Way to go John Kerry (and the Senate in general)

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    Business as usual: PORK! Hmm, wouldn't you think that the Kennedy's have enough pull to be able to raise the money for his library via wealthy private investors? Yay, yet another obvious conflict of interest, yet the (appointed) Senator's staff doesn't see it that way. "He resigned from the...
  15. John D Oliver: Audi Window Regulator Repair K

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi John, I took your photo ( to an Audi dealer. They pulled up a parts diagram for a 2003 A6 window regulator which shows "item 6" (green plastic part, bolt and nut), but they...
  16. Congratulations to John Edwards!

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    Looks like he and roccodan have more than just politics in common. John has himself a new baby girl. Was just wondering when Sharky was going to get around to posting a thread on this topic. I know he just eats this stuff up...oh, wait...wrong party. :poke:
  17. RIP John Hughes

    Off-Topic Forum Gonna watch Weird Science in memoriam this weekend. RIP
  18. John McCain's Pork List

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    #1. $1.7 million for pig odor research in Iowa #2. $2 million “for the promotion of astronomy” in Hawaii - because nothing says new jobs for average Americans like investing in astronomy #3. $332,000 for the design and construction of a school sidewalk in Franklin, Texas - not enough $ for...
  19. Anyone watch John Stewart last night?

    Off-Topic Forum I love John, just great. 401k is THE only "investments" I've been making for past 10 years (even that's a mistake). I was lucky to know some of these things VERY early on (thanks to where I worked). PS. I was...
  20. John Stossel : Myths, Lies, and Downright Stupidity

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    John Stossel addresses the Fraser Institute regarding free markets. Safe for work and well worth your time. Synopsis: It's fallacious to believe that more regulation and laws make us more safe. In general, history suggests the...