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  1. Longtime Lurker....

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    Hi All, Kevin here -- have owned Volkswagens majority of my life, with a B5 sedan>>B5.5 wagon being my most recent daily drivers. Currently with the B5.5 5 spd wagon for the last 6 years. Great car, quite the workhorse, and a lot of fun to drive (for a dad car). Now hovering around 156K...
  2. Short time lurker, first time caller

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    I recently bought an '03 Passat GLS Wagon for what seemed like a good deal. It was 1/3 the price I was seeing for most anything else with similar miles. Well, about a week in I figured out why it was so cheap. So, here I am. I have ordered the Blaus enhanced+ timing belt kit, the enhanced valve...
  3. New member, lurker

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    hey guys, New member here. Love this website and the generosity of its users. Its helping me bring back my $500 Passat to life!
  4. Long time Lurker

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    New member, but have been around VW's, Audi's, and Porsches for decades. The Passat is my wife's DD, '03 2.8 4Motion and I have a modified '02 GTI 1.8t
  5. Long time lurker

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    Hello, I'm a long time lurker, now getting serious about my two Passats. I have a 2015 SE and a 2003 GLS wagon, 1.8l AWM. Looking to restore my 2003 to its former performance. Thank for the page/forum.
  6. B5 Lurker finally signing up

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    Hi all, I've been getting lots of useful info from the forums. Thought I registered a while back but evidently I hadn't. Unfortunately, my beloved 2000 V6 Passat Wagon got rear-ended last month. I just got an Audi A6 Wagon that has the same V6 engine (but it's only an automatic, unlike my lovely...
  7. First post, but a longtime lurker

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    Hi Everyone, I have been following this site ever since I got my 2004 Passat GLX V6 AWD Passat and this site has been very helpful. I also owned a B5 A4 for 4 years and we all know the similarities between the platforms. In the past this site has helped me with (1) Coolant temperature sensor...
  8. long time lurker, first time,,, eh whatever.

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    read a lot here, never posted. HAD a passat B6 2.0T until the daughter totaled it last week (it was her car, really). Going to give some people some cheap parts that I have left over as soon as I'm permitted to do so :hmmm:
  9. Long time lurker, finally registered

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    I've been using info from this forum for years. I have a 2004 Passat and tips from these forums have saved me hundreds of dollars (if not thousands) over the years. Thanks to everyone for posting solutions and how-to tutorials for repairs. ANd now I'm off the the Garage to see if someone can...
  10. Long time lurker, finally registered!

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    Hi everyone, Been lurking around here for a while, finally decided to register. Just wanted to say hi and thanks in advance for the help! Joey 2010 Passat 2014 Audi SQ5
  11. Long time lurker, new poster

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    Hi everyone, my wife has a 2002 passat glx 4motion v6 AWD (ATQ engine). She's had the car for about 2 years, and I refuse to pay anyone to work on our vehicles, so this site has been a HUGE help everytime I needed to know how to repair or replace something (which I find myself doing quite...
  12. Long time lurker, first post

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    Got a 99 wagon 1.8t. Just crashed it into an ice puddle and I think I got some water damage to the electronics but I have no clue, hoping to find some help around here.
  13. Chicagoland B6 3.6 4mo owner - Lurker turned member

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    B6 '07 3.6 4mo wagon owner - Lurker turned member Hey everyone. This site has been a great resource and I hope to contribute. As the subject says I have a 3.6 4mo wagon. I purchased it 2nd hand a year ago after the original owners had the engine replaced due to the oil pump bolt issue. The...
  14. Long time lurker, traded 1998 Passat V6, bought new 2014 Passat TDI

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    I have some 1998 B5 Passat related stuff to sell. Will post when I have access.
  15. A lurker's first post. B5.5 GLX Wagon

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    First of all, thank to everyone on this forum for all the information here. I signed up when I got my passat almost a year ago, and have referred to this website a few times and it's been a lifesaver each time. Unfortunately I'm going to sell my passat as I have decided I need (want? no...
  16. Long Time Lurker, First Time Poster

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    Been reading for awhile, but finally decided to become a full member. Bought my third VW a year ago. It is a 2003 Passat V6. Has a few problems, nothing too serious, but am hoping to tackle them soon. May have to pick the brains of the experts here. My other VW's are an '02 Jetta 1.8T manual...
  17. lurker with issues (car, not me)

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    In order to use the site it says i must post a couple times in the new member section, hoping this is it? Wife got a B6 Passat 2.0T this past year, so Im here to combat its issues... sigh, after having a jetta a few years ago I knew better, but she fell in love with this thing, and I gotta...
  18. New .....but long time lurker

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    New member we are on our second Passat wagon the first was a 2001 GLX fwd that unfortunately was totaled last fall going strong with 182,000 on her! The new one is a 2004 GLX 2.8V6 4 motion, appears to be a mid year 2004 as it has the repeaters on the mirrors instead of the sides. When my wife...
  19. Long time lurker.

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    Hi, been on here for a while reading posts, etc but never found a need to post until now, but can't unless I introduce myself. I have a B6 170 TDI DSG Passat, had it now for 3 years and have a few niggles with it but not bad as its done 0ver 125000 miles so far.
  20. Long time lurker, first time posting

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    Hi all, I've been a lurker of passatworld ever since I bought my 06' B6 2.0t back in December 2012. This forum has already helped me replace my trunk struts, the two push button drawers on my dash (above the stereo), 3 bubbled door locks (i'll fix the fourth one someday when it peels too...
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