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  1. Need location: Connector Station A-Pillar Left

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Where is the Connector Station A-Pillar Left? Hi, I am trying to fix a pesky “check brake pad” error light problem and it appears that all the wiring near the front brakes is working and even if I short the brake pad sensors, the error light still comes on. My Bentley manual shows a connection...
  2. J13 Fresh Air Blower Relay - Location

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    It appears don't get power to the AC control module (pin 5 of the 5 pin connector in back of unit with the fat cables). Power is supposed to be switched by the J13 relay. Fuse SC38 has power (so power is going TO the relay). Where can I find the J13 relay? Wiring diagram...
  3. Engine ground strap location

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi... have 2004 Passat GLX, that is V6 2.8L ATQ motor with Tiptronix transmission. I am trying to locate the engine grounding strap connecting the engine to the car body. Where do they install it on these cars? I have no starting issue with starter motor not turning and no ground on the motor...
  4. 2002 GLX 4Mo Wagon Fuel Pump Location

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Car turns over but won't start after running fine the day before, so I figured the 1st thing I'd check is that the fuel pump is getting power. Except I'm not seeing what I see in every YouTube video and other posts on this forum. There should be an access cover for it behind the passenger side...
  5. ABS Sensor Wiring and Control Module Location

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    I have a 2012 VW Passat 2.0 TDi Station Wagon and I am having issues with the dashboard being festooned with the ABS, Power Steering, Traction Control etc yellow warnings and have traced the issue to no signal from the rear left ABS Sensor using VCDS. Initially, I removed the sensor and refitted...
  6. Location: Camshaft Position Sensor (G28) V5 2.3L?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    <edit> Actually think this is called the Crank position sensor or Engine Speed Sensor) I am having a heck of a time finding any resources or information for this engine. In particular, I have all the classic symptoms of a bad CPS including the codes for intermittent failure 16706/P0322. I...
  7. Location of electrical source for lighting

    B5 Garage
    Hi everyone! I'm diagnosing a low voltage issue with one of my puddle lights, and the trunk light. They are only getting 0.7 and 0.3 volts respectively (at the terminal), instead of the required 12V. Other lights in the car receive 12V, as expected. Where do the electrical wires in the trunk...
  8. B5.5 Ambient temperature sensor wiring location

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Hi Guys, Crashed the car about a year ago and needed front bumper replaced. Climate control temp readout not working since then. Noticed recently ambient temp sensor and cable are missing from position in front of radiator. Can buy replacement sensor from ebay, but unsure where to connect cable...
  9. Location of temp sender.

    B5 Garage
    The one for the temp gauge on a '03 2.8 V6. The gauge was erratic , then stopped moving all together. Operating temp remains normal. Also the correct part name, since I asked for a temp sensor, and this one is located lower rad hose area. Didn't fix guage.
  10. !!!2012 Passat Oil Sending Unit Location!!! HELP

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Someone please help me before I lose my mind. My 2012 Passat SE had the “Oil pressure low, Shut engine light on”. I need to locate the Oil Sending unit, but I cannot find it!!!! VW said it’s on the Oil filter housing but where???? Can someone please direct me to find this sensor. I need to...
  11. 2010 passat 2.0t starter location

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    hello all.....does anyone know where the starter is on 2010 2.0t passat.........I found a thread earlier but until I made 2 posts as a noob I couldnt view the 3rd party pictures. now I cant locate the thread. thanks for your help!
  12. VVT solenoid location

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Can someone please help me in locating the VVT solenoid on a 2015 1.8 Passat? Thanks in advance for the help. Ed
  13. Location diagrams for system modules? - 2017 Passat SEL (US)

    Mobile Electronics
    I am looking for a diagram that shows where the sensor modules are located on the 2017 Passat SEL Premium (US version). My car was rear-ended and since I got it back from the body shop last week the Lane Assist system isn't working. My guess is they may not have plugged it back in when doing...
  14. Fuel pump relay location

    Volkswagen Passat B7 Discussion
    Howdy, I have a 2012 Passat 2.5L. When the door opens the fuel pump does not turn on. Car has a new fuel pump. Thinking its the relay as the connector at the pump has about 3.5v with ignition on, but does not go to 12v when turning car over. Want to try to change out the fuel pump relay if I...
  15. Location of side air bag igniter

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    I have an air bag fail light on. 3 months ago the light came on and I soldered the connection under the seat and all was well till now. The light is on again, and my local mechanic cannot get the light to stay reset. The code says drivers side air bag igniter. Where is the igniter located? I...
  16. Air filter location?

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    hey guys i am so confused on where is the location of the air filter on my 2006 b6 passat 2.0t FSI ?? any pics or DIY??? thanks
  17. TCM Transmission Control Module- *Location

    Volkswagen Passat B6 Discussion
    I have 2006 Passat 2.0 4L.. The sunroof drains were clogged and flooded my car on the passenger side(I now know this is common.) a couple days after I noticed the 1 to 2 inches of water on the floor, my car started messing up. not wanting to go when I press the gas the RPM's are going all the...
  18. 01 passat v6 5speed speed sensor location

    New Member Introductions
    anyone know the location of the speed sensor for a 01' passat v6 5 speed fwd
  19. CCM location on a 2010 Komfort Wagon

    B6 Garage
    Does anyone know the location of the CCM on a 2010 Komfort Wagon. This is a U.S. version if that makes any difference. I've heard behind the glove box and in the rear somewhere since it's a wagon. Anyone know for sure?
  20. New oil leak from an unxpected location

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I noticed a huge oil puddle on my garage floor last Friday when I backed my '99 Passat 1.8T out. When I checked under the hood I could see oil had dripped from the bottom of the oil cooler. My first thought was that the infamous O-ring on top of the oil cooler had failed. I thought this was...