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  1. The Showroom
    Got the Thule box picked up saturday morning from the paint shop, just in time for primer. car got filthy on the ride back. what do you think of color matched roof boxes?
  2. The Showroom
    Hey Everyone, I have been debating to do this, but wanted to see if any of you have already done this. I have a Mattig badgless grill that I was thinking of painting. Have any of you color matched your stock or badgless grill the same color as the rest of your car? If so, please post some...
  3. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I have a small red dot on the inside lower corner (driver side) of my headlight housing. I've also noticed that the projection lens on the driver side is not as clear as the passenger side. Could there have been body work done to my VW-certified car that they should have told me about???
  4. The Showroom
    I got back the R32 from the shop, and since they were going to retouch the bumper i figured it would be a good time to try and get them to match the grill and mirror covers to the wheels. PIAA FR-S wheels are close to an onyx black color so they did a GREAT job of matching... I also got jonboy...
  5. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    Can someone give me the link where I can purchase a spray paint can that would have the same color as my car?? I used search but could find anything. Thanks a bunch. Aleks.
  6. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    This has been bugging me since my first B5. You can easily match the light color of a VDO gauge to the VW dash color since those gauges are backlit. It just requires the right LED that is plug and play. There are a few electronic gauges that match the color too, but they are pricey, $150+...
  7. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I havent really seen many cars with the mesh on a kamei grille painted to match. Most people just leave it black, but does anyone have any pics where its been painted to match? Edison
  8. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I pulled the manifold off my Passat two weeks ago to port match the head and manifold along with installing my Powergasket. Pulling the manifold was not very difficult at all. This install was done on a '99 Passat with an AEB 1.8T engine. The usual disclaimers apply, here's what I did if you...
  9. Volkswagen Passat B5 Discussion
    I never liked the dealer license frames so I bought a set ($15) and had a body shop paint to match($25). Then I used touch up paint on the screws. Here are the before and after pictures. It's better, but I wish I would have used the type that cover up the screws. (That is not an aftermarket...
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