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  1. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I replaced my N80 purge valve a year ago. I don't see dissolved carbon or anything when I clean it. But it gets stuck again a few days later. What could be causing this? Are there any contaminants that might be entering it? The tubes it connects to are clean. The original one lasted a decade+ I...
  2. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Last night I was all happy to say that my car has surpassed 100k. This afternoon a friend got in to the passenger side and ripped the door handle off when they closed it. HUmmmmm Time for a new car??
  3. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    hey guys, the wife came home and told me she sold the passat. well what could i do it was gone. any ways I have a motor mount for passenger side below air box never got around to putting it on. new in box. if you want it email me [email protected] and pay shipping and it is yours.:banghead:
  4. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have begun to hear a grinding noise emitting from the back when I come to a complete stop. I am certain it is time for new pads and rotors. at 54,000 miles I had the rear pads replaced by a local dealer in Charlotte. They told me the rear rotors had some life left in them. Today I searched...
  5. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I'm curious about something so please indulge me and maybe we can find something useful here. If you have/had Monster Mats please tell us how long they've lasted and what if anything you use to clean and/or treat them. I've heard differing reports of how durable they are and since it could be...
  6. B5 Garage
    So my family and I were on our way up to see my parents for thanksgiving and about 45 minutes into the trip, the car starts dinging like crazy, says Low Oil Pressure and tells me to STOP and turn car off immediately. Long story short, car was towed back to the user car dealer I bought it from 2...
  7. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    it was nice while it lasted. Well folks, I have to register my disgust this evening. My 00 Passat is the first car I've ever owned that wasn't previously totalled or wrecked. I adore it and love driving it. It has all the features I've always wanted and fits my larger frame like a glove...
  8. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Back on June 3rd, I posted my hello and introduced myself and our new B5 Varient 4Motion. I also said I wasn't planning to modify it as it was the wife's car..... This past Saturday, the following was done.... Installed a switched power outlet into the center console. Inner lining pulls up...
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