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  1. B5 Garage
    I'm trying to find if I have a boost leak. I just did a few pulls with VCDS running and the charts seem off. I'm looking a block 115 to be specific and my "specified" and "actual" boost levels peaked at 1600mbar and 1980mbar (23.2psi and 28.7psi). I thought the little K03 can only do about...
  2. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I just got my head rebuilt and put my car back together and now it bogs down when I shift wants to stall when I start it and overall just lacks power. Did I possibly put the camshaft gear on backwards there was a timing mark on both sides and the head shop took it off so I'm not sure, but I also...
  3. Wheel and Tire Forum
    Purchased a Passat Comfortline 2008 2.0T. I have from a previous Passat wagon 2000 winter tires on rims 195 / 65 /15. Can I use these on my 2008? Really would appreciate any insight. Thanks.
  4. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Was abroad and got my folks to get my Passat serviced at VW main dealer while I was away. Drove it yesterday for the first time and thought "something's not right" - foot flat on floor and no go. Tried it again just now - warm engine takes 22 seconds to accelerate empty car from 70 to 80 in...
  5. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Put my 99 Passat K04 car on the dyno about 3 weeks ago. Only put down 154HP and 170TQ at best with the APR K03 software. Thinking that software was the problem I spent 600 and got the GIAC K04 software. Put the car back on the dyno again today and it made 148HP and 161TQ. I don't understand...
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