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  1. rear door latch -- keeper spring?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    When I closed the left rear door of my 1996 A4 yesterday, the door would not close all the way and would not latch. Further inspection and comparative anatomy against the other side revealed that the latch mechanism is evidently supposed to be held in the upward position while either the...
  2. new keeper of used 2003 2.8 Passat

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hey Folks, Been cruising this site for awhile and bought my daughter the above mentioned car for a graduation present (high school), her second car. The first and shall i say dented and dinged up car that she first got with her permit was a 1997 Altima, which I will now be driving to save gas...