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  1. Aftermarket head unit but maintain steering wheel controls

    Mobile Electronics
    04 Passat GLX V6 4motion I need some quick tips on replacing the Monsoon DoubleDIN, no 6 disc changer and I have steering controls. Parts list Pioneer FH-X700BT file hangers removal tool 18ga wire + butt connectors Harness : XSVI-9003-NAV Antenna Adapter : Metra 40-EU55 Dash Kit : Metra...
  2. new owner of 01 turbo, HOW DO I PREVENT EVERYTHING n maintain it well? tips/tricks?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    New owner of a 2001 b5 1.8t 108k 1 previous owner(original owner, to used car lot, to me) As soon as i bought it, i brought it to a name brand oil change place, they scanned the code in the door and Told me the previous owner had oil changed at same company with synthetic(verified name on...
  3. New(to me) 2001 Passat: What to maintain first

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    A couple months ago I bought a 2001 1.8T B5 Passat from the second owner, 126K(now at 130K). What should I be on the lookout for regarding maintenance? Some background: 1st owner did all oil changes as scheduled, alternating between dealer and Jiffy Lube. Seems to have used dino oil. All this...
  4. HELP ME Maintain my B5 ..COLLEGE STUDENT BUDGET (56k warning + i searched a lot)

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    To start off, i have a 99 1.8T AEB. im currently a college student on a budget. i have a couple things that i need and would like to fix on my b5. I would like to make it last before i make it fast. there's soo many things i wanna do to it mod wise, but i feel that proper preventative...
  5. cost to maintain V4 and V6

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Does anyone have a idea if to maintain a V4 (Turbo) is higher than V6?
  6. How should I maintain the sunroof?

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Should I just wipe the accessible areas down with a rag? What kind of grease should I use and where should I put it?
  7. Where to buy a good book for maintain and repairt the car

    Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    hi, everyone, I am new to this forum and happy to meet you all here. I am wondering if anyone can recommend a good book which gives detailed intro and instruction on how to fix the car problems. Thanks for help Frank
  8. Cheapest to maintain out of these cars....??

    Anything Auto
    Which engine, drivetrain would require the least amount of maintenance out of the following? How do they compare with one another. --1998 BMW 328i Sedan........are these reliable? --E36 M3 Sedan (1996-1998)......Are M3's pretty reliable or no? I'm sure parts are $$$ --2000 S4......I've heard...
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