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  1. Torque Converter Lock-up Clutch Question

    B5 Garage
    Hello, I am a new member here and I have a 2000 Passat GLX v6. I have been using OBDeleven and when I scanned my car I found a P1811 code that is labeled torque converter lock-up clutch. Under the description it reads, "Excessive temperature preliminary stage reached". This is very concerning to...
  2. W8 third gear lockup

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Posted at w8forum.dk as well, but I thought I'd put it up here to see if anyone has any thoughts. I'm having an issue with my '02 W8 auto wagon that I'm hoping someone is able to chime in on. Pulling away from a dead stop, the car shifts fine until just after third gear. Immediately after...
  3. torque converter lockup earlier --- is it possible?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    is it possible that to make a setting via vag-com to enable the tc for locking up earlier, mine is locking up at approx. 45 km/h in 3rd gear, but this is annoying in the urban driving. 2rd gear 20km/h would be great.
  4. Tierod lockup

    B5 Garage
    I took my Passat in for an alignment. The alignment shop said the right front tierod locknut is stripped and couldn't tighten. They told me to take it to a mechanic. I did. Now the nut is missing. Am I going to need to replace the tie rod end? I'm trying to figure out what part to order...
  5. Transmission Lockup

    B5 Garage
    Hey all, Driving to work today I think my transmission locked up. I was using the Tip and in fourth gear all the red indicator lights on the dash (P12345) lit up. I couldn't switch gears, and it stayed in 4th. I put it back to drive but that didn't help. I came to a complete stop, started...
  6. tranny lockup?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I was driving this morning and when i got onto the ramp, ready to merge with the highway traffic (accelerated, not heavy, but strong), my tranny would not shift up, even after mergin with the traffic, 30 seconds later, no more accelerating. It went up to 4000-4500 rpm, then i had to slow doww...
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